Posts by Seth Adam, GLAAD's Vice President of Communications

Zach Wahls to Verizon: Stop funding Boy Scouts' anti-gay policies

Scouts for Equality founder, Zach Wahls, has launched a petition calling on Verizon to stop donating to the Boy Scouts until the BSA ends its policy banning gay scouts and leaders. Companies included Intel and UPS have already dropped their financial support of the BSA because of the discriminatory policy.Read More

Carrie Preston, Nick Adams and Wilson Cruz to attend GLAAD Art Auction, 11/18

True Blood star Carrie Preston, Broadway's Nick Adams, and LGBT actorvist Wilson Cruz will be among the special guests at GLAAD Art Auction this weekend in Manhattan.Read More

GLAAD's thoughts are with those affected by Hurricane Sandy

Hurricane Sandy struck the east coast late Monday night, leaving communities across the northeast paralyzed and millions without power. Read More

NJ school drops Boy Scouts charter over 'egregious' anti-gay ban

A conservative Jewish day school in West Orange, New Jersey has announced that it will not renew its Boy Scout charter for 2013 because of the national Scouting organization’s policy banning gay and lesbian scouts and scout leaders, New Jersey Jewish News reports.Read More

Bring It On: The Musical goes purple for #SpiritDay

Broadway's Bring It On: The Musical and its stars were among those who went purple for #SpiritDay on 10/19 in a stand against bullying and to show their support for LGBT youth.Read More

Iconic New York Stock Exchange goes purple for #SpiritDay

The iconic New York Stock Exchange shone in purple for #SpiritDay on Friday, joining millions in a united stand against bullying and in a display of support for LGBT youth.

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The White House supports #SpiritDay!

President Barack Obama tweeted his support of #SpiritDay on Friday, joining millions in a stand against bullying and to show his support of LGBT youth. Read More

Watch: Spirit Day Ambassador Wendy Williams turns entire audience purple for #SpiritDay

Spirit Day Ambassador and syndicated daytime talk show host Wendy Williams spoke about the importance of #SpiritDay on today's "Wendy Williams Show." Even Wendy's audience took part by wearing purple in a stand against bullying! Read More
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