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

Dating site OkCupid blocks Mozilla Firefox after CEO's anti-gay donation

Popular dating site OkCupid is encouraging Firefox users to drop the browser following news that Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich supported California's anti-gay Prop. 8 ballot measure, which stripped gay and lesbian couples of their ability to get married in the Golden State. Read More

Jennifer Lopez to be honored at #glaadawards in Los Angeles

Global superstar Jennifer Lopez will be honored at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles, it was announced today. E!

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As sponsors flee, Universities stand by anti-LGBT St. Patrick's Day Parade

As top-billed sponsors including Guinness and Heineken pull their support of the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade over its ban on LGBT families and organizations, there remains puzzling support from Universities that also claim to respect and protect LGBT people and students.Read More

Guinness drops sponsorship of anti-LGBT NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade

Guinness today announced that the beer company would drop its sponsorship of the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade due to the parade's discriminatory rule that prohibits LGBT families and organizations from participating. Read More

Breaking: Arizona governor vetoes anti-LGBT bill

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer today vetoed Senate Bill 1062, which would have given Arizona business owners license to discriminate against LGBT people.Read More

Nike becomes only Fortune 100 company with gay CIO

Nike, Inc. announced this week that the company would bring on the world's only openly gay CIO at a Fortune 100 company, Anthony Watson, in a move that very clearly signals that Nike intends to significantly up its technology game. Watson also serves on GLAAD's National Board of Directors.Read More

Maryland teen becomes first openly gay Boy Scout to earn Eagle rank

Pascal Tessier, 17, became the first-known openly gay Boy Scout to succesfully earn the prestigious rank of 'Eagle' on Monday night, following the Boy Scouts of America's (BSA) new policy that allows gay youth to participate. That policy went into effect on January 1, 2014.Read More

NFL prospect comes out as gay

University of Missouri's Michael Sam, a football defensive end, today told ESPN that he is gay, becoming one of the nation's first openly LGBT NFL prospects.Read More
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