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GLAAD’S INAUGURAL SOCIAL MEDIA SAFETY INDEX: FACEBOOK, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, YOUTUBE, AND TIKTOK FAIL TO ADEQUATELY PROTECT LGBTQ USERS

| May 10, 2021

 

GLAAD’s new index introduces industry-wide recommendations to create safer spaces for LGBTQ users and a ‘GLAAD Listing of Anti-LGBTQ Online Hate Speech’ to fight against the spread of anti-LGBTQ misinformation and hate speech

GLAAD RESPONDS TO BIDEN ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCEMENT REINSTATING PROTECTIONS STRIPPED FROM TRANSGENDER AMERICANS SEEKING HEALTHCARE

| May 10, 2021

 

New York, NY, May 10, 2021 - GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, is responding to the Biden administration announcement reinstating healthcare protections for transgender Americans.

GLAAD POLL OF LGBTQ AMERICANS ON PRESIDENT BIDEN’S FIRST 100 DAYS IN OFFICE

| April 30, 2021

 

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, is releasing the findings of its poll of LGBTQ Americans as the Biden administration marks 100 days in office. 

The poll measures LGBTQ sentiment on issues including COVID-19 response, concerns about equality legislation passing in the closely-divided Senate, anti-transgender bills proliferating in state legisative bodies across the country, and President Biden’s performance in his first 100 days as president.

GLAAD RESPONDS TO WEST VIRGINIA GOVERNOR JIM JUSTICE SIGNING BILL INTO LAW BANNING TRANSGENDER YOUTH FROM SPORTS PARTICIPATION

| April 28, 2021

GLAAD: “This bill and similar measures across dozens of states are unnecessary and harmful to all young people. Lawmakers must stop targeting the most vulnerable people in their states. They are sending a terrible message that hurts kids and threatens their states’ economies.”