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

GLAAD responds to federal court’s immediate halt to President Trump’s trans military ban

NEW YORK – GLAAD, the world's largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today applauded the Federal District Court in D.C. for granting a preliminary injunction to halt the implementation of President Trump’s discriminatory transgender military ban. 

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GLAAD President Calls out AG Sessions and DOJ: “This is not normal or representative of the will of the American people”

The Trump Administration has filed a formal request to speak during the Masterpiece Cakeshop oral arguments in support of religious exemptions.

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WATCH: GLAAD President to Georgia Rep. Betty Price: “How about an early retirement like your husband?”

Sarah Kate Ellis, President and CEO of GLAAD, doubled down on a call to action from Rep. Price at the GLAAD Gala Atlanta. Last week, State Rep. Betty Price suggested that Georgians living with HIV and AIDS should be quarantined and issued a non-apology when called out by advocates.

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LGBTQ Georgia Lawmakers join GLAAD and activists in calling for action from state Rep. Betty Price after refusal to apologize for disgusting HIV remarks

Last week, State Rep. Betty Price suggested that Georgians living with HIV and AIDS should be quarantined.

State Rep. Park Cannon: “I call on my colleague in the House to apologize for her appalling comments."

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Tip Sheet: Respectfully Covering HIV and AIDS

This style guide will help you avoid common mistakes and prevent the stigmatization of people who are living with, or affected by, HIV.

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GLAAD condemns State Rep. Betty Price for suggesting Georgians living with HIV and AIDS should be quarantined

Sarah Kate Ellis, President and CEO of GLAAD, calls on Rep. Betty Price to apologize and denounce her vicious statement 

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GLAAD Response to Jeff Sessions’ immigration speech in Austin, Texas

he Trump Administration's immigration priorities target undocumented immigrants, including an estimated 267,000 who identify as LGBTQ

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