Posts by Brendan Davis, Senior Manager of Digital Communications

Miley wins video of the year, uses moment to highlight plight of homeless youth

When Miley Cyrus won the Video Music Award for video of the year, she used the moment to advocate for homeless youth. Instead of coming to the stage to accept her award, she sent Jesse, a man who said he had recently been living on the streets of Los Angeles.Read More

YouTube stars Tyler Oakley and Hannah Hart to present to Google and YouTube at #glaadgala San Francisco

YouTube stars Tyler Oakley and Hannah Hart will present global technology leader Google and video-sharing innovator YouTube with GLAAD’s inaugural Ric Weiland Award at the GLAAD Gala San Francisco: Game Changers on September 13 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square. Read More

Supreme Court issues stay on Virginia's marriage equality ruling

The U.S. Supreme Court stayed a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit that found Virginia's ban on marriage for same-sex couples to be unconstitutional.Read More

8-year-old allegedly murdered by mother who called him gay

8-year-old Gabriel Fernandez was allegedly beaten to death by his mother and her boyfriend. In the past, the couple had called Gabriel gay, punished him when he played with dolls and forced him to wear girls' clothes to school.Read More

YouTube sensation Tyler Oakley makes The Advocate's "Forty Under Forty" digital cover

The Advocate today revealed that YouTube star Tyler Oakley was the winner of its digital cover contest for the "Forty Under Forty" issue.

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A slam dunk for love: Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson get engaged

Phoenix Mercury player Brittney Griner proposed to her girlfriend, Tulsa Shock player Glory Johnson last week. Read More

Arizona State football player comes out with support from coach and team

Arizona State University backup senior offensive lineman Edward "Chip" Sarafin has come out. Read More

Google and YouTube to be honored at Inaugural GLAAD Gala San Francisco: Game Changers #GLAADGala

GLAAD today announced it will honor global technology leader Google and video-sharing innovator YouTube at the inaugural GLAAD Gala San Francisco: Game Changers on September 13, 2014.

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