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Star actress Amiyah Scott to receive Rising Star Award from Pose actress Angelica Ross at GLAAD Atlanta Gala

| November 8, 2018

 

Actress and Recording Artist Kat Graham to host annual event celebrating LGBTQ Southerners on November 9

GLAAD Applauds Rainbow Wave of Victories and LGBTQ-Affirming Elections in the U.S. House of Representatives

| November 7, 2018

 

Colorado becomes first state to elect an openly gay man as Governor, Kansas Elects Nation’s First Out Native American Member of Congress, and more than 100 LGBTQ Candidates Win Federal, State, Local Races

Voters in Massachusetts Make History with First Statewide Popular Vote in Favor of Transgender Rights

Alyssa Milano, Alyson Stoner, and Nico Tortorella Offer Tickets to ‘Boy Erased’ with GLAAD

| November 2, 2018

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today partnered with actors and advocates Alyssa Milano, Alyson Stoner and Nico Tortorella to offer tickets to select screenings of Focus Features’ ‘Boy Erased’ as the film opens in theatres across the country this weekend. Written and directed by Joel Edgerton, ‘Boy Erased,’ based on the memoir by Garrard Conley and starring Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Lucas Hedges, and Troye Sivan, lifts the veil on the dangerous practice of conversion therapy.

GLAAD Report: Record-high percentage of LGBTQ regular characters on broadcast TV, with more LGBTQ people of color than white LGBTQ people for the first time among regular and recurring LGBTQ characters

| October 25, 2018

GLAAD’s Where We Are on TV report shows new broadcast television season will include: 22% Black, 8.8% LGBTQ, 8% Latinx, 8% Asian-Pacific Islander characters

Netflix counts most LGBTQ characters and FX ranks most LGBTQ-inclusive cable network

GLAAD reinforces need for LGBTQ stories in Hollywood today and calls on TV industry to reach 10 percent LGBTQ inclusion among broadcast series regular characters on primetime series