Posts by Alfonso Francois, Communications Coordinator

Brockhampton scores its first GLAAD Media Awards nomination. Here's why it's so important...

Brockhampton's push for LGBTQ visibility is effortless, and sets the tone of how genres like hip hop can truly break barriers with LGBTQ inclusion in lyrical content.

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Pop icon Madonna to be honored with the Advocate for Change Award at the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD has announced today that pop icon and longtime LGBTQ advocate, Madonna, is set to be honored with the Advocate for Change Award at the upcoming 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City on May 4th, 2019. 

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Alyssa Milano, Alyson Stoner, and Nico Tortorella working with GLAAD to offer tickets to bicoastal screenings of 'Boy Erased' this weekend

GLAAD has announced a partnership with actors and advocates Alyssa Milano, Alyson Stoner and Nico Tortorella to offer tickets to select screenings of Focus Features’ ‘Boy Erased’ as the film opens in theatres across the country this week

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Afropunk and the Exploration and Expression of the Black Queer Experience

The final weekend of August 2018 brought together crowds from near and far to celebrate individuality and rebellion through arts and aesthetics.

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Michelle Visage to present 'Drag Race' co-star Ross Mathews with Davidson/Valentini Award

GLAAD has officially announced that singer, author, radio DJ, and television personality Michelle Visage will 

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GLAAD and The Studio by HBO to host Provincetown's New Queer Comedy panel with Cameron Esposito, Travon Free, and Matteo Lane

As one of the leading organizations behind LGBTQ media advocacy, GLAAD is partnering with HBO to highlight LGBTQ innovation in Hollywood's comedy genre with the New Queer Comedy panel taking place at The Studio by HBO in Provincetown on Friday, Au

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