Posts by Matt Kane

GLAAD partners with CAA and Freedom to Marry for panel on Hollywood and the LGBT movement

November 21, 2013
Last week, GLAAD's own Wilson Cruz moderated a special panel held at Creative Artist Agency (CAA) headquarters in Los Angeles addressing the entertainment industry's role in telling the stories of LGBT people. Read More

November 19, 2013

REPORT UPDATE: Transgender images on TV remain largely negative, but standout roles hold promise

Last year, GLAAD examined the previous ten years of transgender inclusive television episodes, and found that more than half of those tracked were either negative or outright defamatory. Things haven't improved much since.Read More

November 15, 2013

Update: MSNBC Pulls Alec Baldwin show for two airings over anti-gay slurs

In a post on, Alec Baldwin issued an apology and announced the network was pulling his talk show "Up Late" from its schedule tonight and next week.Read More

November 12, 2013

Transgender characters that changed film and television #TransWK

In recognition of Transgender Awareness week, GLAAD presents some of the most groundbreaking representations of transgender people that have raised awareness of the community in mainstream audiences.Read More

October 30, 2013

2013 AFI Fest includes screenings of new LGBT-inclusive films 'Tom at the Farm,' 'Philomena,' and more

The 2013 AFI Fest is set to run November 7 -14 in Los Angeles, and has several of the year's most anticipated LGBT-inclusive releases in its lineup.Read More

October 25, 2013

The GLAAD Wrap: 'Blue is the Warmest Color' and 'I am Divine' open

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.Read More

October 18, 2013

The Talk, Two and a Half Men, Craig Ferguson and more go purple on CBS for #SpiritDay

From the morning until late last night, CBS went purple to send a message of support to LGBT youth for Spirit Day.Read More

October 18, 2013

USA network stars support LGBT youth for #SpiritDay

Stars of the USA network and USA's Characters Unite campaign put in a good showing for Spirit Day, tweeting messages of support for LGBT youth. Read More
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