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

Southern Poverty Law Center joins GLAAD, Scouts for Equality in urging Amazon to drop support of Boy Scouts

The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), a group dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry while seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society, has joined GLAAD and Scouts for Equality in urging Amazon to end its support of the Boy Scouts of America through the company's charitable giving program, AmazonSmile. Read More

Amazon stands by Boy Scouts; GLAAD, gay Scouts to deliver over 120k petition signatures to Amazon HQ

Despite the company's non-discrimination policy, Amazon is standing by its support of the anti-gay Boy Scouts of America. GLAAD will join gay Eagle Scout Pascal Tessier and ousted gay Scoutmaster Geoff McGrath in delivering more than 120k petitions calling on Amazon to pause its support.Read More

Miami Dolphins' Don Jones fined, suspended over anti-gay tweet following Michael Sam draft

Miami Dolphins safety Don Jones has been fined an undisclosed amount and temporarily excused from all team activities after he tweeted "OMG" and "Horrible" in response to the draft of openly gay player Michael Sam. Read More

In historic move, Michael Sam drafted to NFL as first openly gay player

History was made today as openly gay football player Michael Sam was drafted to the National Football League (NFL).Read More

First same-sex couple receives marriage license in Arkansas

In a historic day for Arkansas, the state's first same-sex couple received a marriage licesne this morning, following a circuit judge's ruling that Arkansas' ban on marriage equality was unconstitutional.Read More

Video: George Takei - A look back

Last weekend, TV icon George Takei accepted GLAAD's Vito Russo Award at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York. Read More

Boy Scouts toss out church over gay Scoutmaster

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) has revoked the charter of a Seattle-area church because of the church's support for an openly gay Scoutmaster. Read More

PHOTOS: Boy Scouts rally in support of ousted gay Scoutmaster; Church remains at his side

Seattle-area Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Scout leaders, and parents rallied at the Chief Seattle Council headquarters yesterday in support of Geoff McGrath, a Scoutmaster whose registration was revoked by the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) becuase he is gay.Read More
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