Posts by Michaela Krejcova

I'm a straight ally intern at GLAAD, and I #GotYourBack

March 10, 2015

When I tell people I intern at GLAAD, the first think that comes up on their mind is why? Some of them directly ask, am I gay? The others walk around the topic ending up asking anyway, but being apparently uncomfortable.

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March 10, 2015

VIDEOS: #VoteWithUs to support Irish marriage equality

New online campaign attempts to persuade Irish voters to vote in support of marriage equality in the upcoming referendum on May 22.Read More

February 26, 2015

The value of LGBT equality in the workplace

The US economy could save $9 billion annually if organizations were more effective at implementing diversity and inclusion policies for LGBT staff. Read More

February 24, 2015

Ghanaian promoter Kinto brutally attacked, celebrities speak out against homophobia

After a brutal anti-gay attack on Ghanaian music promoter Kinto, celebrities speak up for LGBT equality.Read More

February 12, 2015

World Press Photo Contest winner is...!

Image capturing an intimate moment of two gay men, Jon and Alex, by Danish photographer Mads Nissen wins the World Press Photo of the Year.Read More

February 10, 2015

Slovakia's referendum on homophobic discrimination has failed

Slovakian referendum intended to strengthen homophobic discrimination and undermine sexuality education has failed due to a low turnout campaign launched by LGBT advocate groups.Read More

February 2, 2015

Ireland is moving ahead with more LGBT protections in employment and blood donations

Irish government is aiming to end two more discriminatory practices this upcoming year. Ireland’s health Minister Leo Varadkar, who last week came out as gay, has referred recommendations to revise restrictions on gay men donating blood; while Equality Minister Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has confirmed that religious-run schools and hospitals will by Easter 2015 be prevented from firing staff for being gay, divorced or an unmarried parent.Read More

January 29, 2015

Ukraine turns down the Russian-style anti-gay propaganda bill

The Ukrainian government has thrown out the Russian-style 'gay propaganda' bill from the agenda. Read More
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