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

Trump to campaign for accused sexual abuser this Friday in Pensacola

Trump will hold a rally in an Alabama media market just days before the Alabama special election. 16 women bravely came forward during the 2016 election to report being sexually harassed and assaulted by Trump and now he is stumping for another alleged sexual offender

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GLAAD celebrates marriage equality in Australia

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization released the following statement in response to marriage equality becoming the law of the land Down Under. Today, the Australian Parliament voted to legalize marriage equality following the recent postal survey in which 61.1% of Australians came out in support of marriage equality.

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Austrian court rules to legalize marriage equality starting in 2019

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today celebrated the ruling of Austria’s Constitutional Court which will fully legalize marriage equality by 2019 after declaring the law restricting LGBTQ partnership to civil unions discriminatory.

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Tony Perkins has no place in Masterpiece Cakeshop media coverage without his anti-LGBTQ record on full display

Tony Perkins will be courting press outside the Supreme Court today during Masterpiece Cakeshop oral arguments and pushing faulty narratives

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GLAAD: Trump Administration Pushes Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination at the Supreme Court Today

This morning the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments for Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission Anti-LGBTQ hate group,
Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), alongside Jeff Sessions’ Department of Justice, are arguing to undermine LGBTQ non-discrimination protections

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GLAAD spotlights Alliance Defending Freedom’s decade long anti-LGBTQ legal strategy

ADF to appear before Supreme Court tomorrow in Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd. v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission case

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Supreme Court refuses to take up Texas case undermining marriage equality

SCOTUS upheld a ruling threatening spousal benefits for LGBTQ couples by declining to hear Pidgeon v Turner

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GLAAD responds to Senate passing GOP tax bill that targets low income and LGBTQ communities

NEW YORK – Sarah Kate Ellis, President and CEO of GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, responded to Senate GOP passing a tax reform bill that targets low income and LGBTQ communities. 

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