Posts by MJ Okma, Associate Director of News & Rapid Response

How you can join the fight to #StopPompeo

Mike Pompeo has personal ties to anti-LGBTQ hate and extremism that make him wholly unqualified to serve as Secretary of State. Find out where your senators stand and help us push to block Trump latest anti-LGBTQ nomination. 

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Oklahoma House committee advances anti-LGBTQ senate bill 1140

GLAAD is calling on Oklahoma lawmakers to reject SB 1140, which targets LGBTQ families and youth.

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VICTORY! Anchorage Alaska rejects anti-transgender ballot measure

GLAAD president: “Proposition 1 was exposed as a clear attack on transgender people and unequivocally rejected by voters who put their love of their neighbors and the safety of their entire community above hate.”

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GLAAD launches #AskPompeo campaign to pressure senators to hold Mike Pompeo accountable for his personal ties to anti-LGBTQ hate and extremism

GLAAD President: "The American people deserve answers about Pompeo’s ties to anti-LGBTQ extremism, which should have no place in the U.S. State Department."

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GLAAD fact checks inaccurate claims surrounding president Trump's transgender military ban

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today recognized International Fact-Checking Day by fact-checking some of the most common inaccuracies surrounding coverage of President Trump’s transgender military ban.

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GLAAD spotlights Laura Ingraham's extensive anti-LGBTQ record

As advertisers drop from Ingraham’s Fox News show, media should include Ingraham’s full history of attacks.

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One of Trump's many white male cabinet members boasts to staff that he does not believe diversity is important

According to high-ranking officials, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke made multiple disparaging comments including: "I don't care about diversity."

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