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Joint Statement from GLAAD and Athlete Ally in response to NCAA championships in states with anti-trans sports bans

| May 17, 2021

 

(New York, NY) — Athlete Ally and GLAAD responded today to news that NCAA Division 1 Softball championship sites for 2021 include schools in states with transgender athlete bans. This coincides with news that Division 1 Baseball regionals and super regionals potential sites also include states which have passed transgender athlete bans.

GLAAD RESPONDS TO VOTE TO REMOVE REP. LIZ CHENEY FROM LEADERSHIP POST IN THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

| May 12, 2021


The truth should never be a partisan issue. Facts are facts, and the fact is that Congress must return to the people's business fighting COVID-19, passing laws to ensure fair ballot access for all Americans, and sending the Equality Act to the President’s desk. Misinformation is a disease decaying our democracy. GLAAD is urgently calling on Congress to speak out for truth and safety, to insist social media companies stop the spread of misinformation, and truly put Americans' needs first.”

P&G AND GLAAD ANNOUNCE "THE VISIBILITY PROJECT" AND RELEASE NEW RESEARCH TO ADVANCE LGBTQ VISIBILITY IN ADVERTISING

| May 12, 2021

 

P&G commits more than $1 million over three years and partners with GLAAD to bring together brands and agencies working to advance LGBTQ inclusion in advertising

New GLAAD and P&G study of 200 senior marketing and advertising professionals finds executives recognize LGBTQ inclusion as a force for positive social change, yet concerns exist around response from LGBTQ community if representation is not authentic

STATES PASSING ANTI-TRANSGENDER LAWS FACE CORPORATE PUSHBACK AND ECONOMIC IMPACT

| May 11, 2021

 

GLAAD, Freedom For All Americans, Texas Competes, and Nashville LGBT Chamber release new polling and corporate statements showing threat to state economies in backlash to anti-transgender laws

GLAAD, Freedom For All Americans, Texas Competes, and Nashville LGBT Chamber, warn of potential negative economic impact to states that pass anti-transgender laws, using new polling and business statements released today.

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