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General Mills Chooses Lucky Charms To Celebrate Pride Month

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 10:41 AM June 6, 2014
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“Hearts, Stars, and Horseshoes. Clovers and Blue Moons. Hourglasses, Rainbows, and Tasty Red Balloons.” Lucky Charms is celebrating Pride Month.

News

Republican Meghan McCain Joins GLAAD Board of Directors

by David Badash ● 12:21 PM June 2, 2014
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Meghan McCain, the moderate Republican pundit and media personality, is joining the National Board of Directors of LGBT advocacy organization GLAAD.

News

The New Civil Rights Movement Wins ‘Outstanding Blog’ at GLAAD Media Awards

by David Badash ● 6:13 PM May 5, 2014
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The New Civil Rights Movement, an online news and opinion site, has been honored with a GLAAD Media Award for “Outstanding Blog.”

Celebrities

Watch: At GLAAD Awards George Takei Wins Prestigious Award, Says ‘It’s OK To Be Takei’

by David Badash ● 9:51 AM May 5, 2014
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Actor and LGBT activist George Takei delivered a self-depricating, effervescent, and delightful speech upon being awarded GLAAD’s prestigious Vito Russo award.

Celebrities

Let’s Cheer Our Own! George Takei To Be Honored By GLAAD

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 12:54 PM April 23, 2014
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GLAAD will honor George Takei with the Vito Russo Award at their Media Awards Gala in New York next month and you have a chance to sit next to him!

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Guinness Latest To Drop Sponsorship Of St. Patrick’s Parade Over Anti-Gay Policy

by David Badash ● 7:18 PM March 16, 2014
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Guinness has just announced it is dropping its sponsorship of the historic New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade over the event’s anti-LGBT policy.

Celebrities

Nominees For GLAAD Media Awards Include Dallas Buyers Club, Philomena, The Fosters

by David Badash ● 8:27 AM January 30, 2014
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This morning GLAAD announced their nominees for the 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards, honoring “fair, accurate and inclusive representations” of the LGBT community.

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Meet GLAAD’s New CEO And President

by David Badash ● 3:16 PM November 25, 2013
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GLAAD has just announced their new CEO and president is award-winning media executive and communications strategist Sarah Kate Ellis.

Bigotry Watch

Fairy-Dusted, Lisping, Gay Superman Canceled By Universal Studios

by David Badash ● 9:17 AM October 24, 2013
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Universal Studios Hollywood has canceled “Bill and Ted’s Excellent Halloween Adventure” after GLAAD and the media expressed disgust over the racism, homophobia, and rape culture storyline.

News

Look: Betty White, And 26 More Fabulous Spirit Day Photos!

by David Badash ● 9:16 AM October 17, 2013
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Today is the fourth annual Spirit Day, when people around the world wear purple to show their support for LGBT young people and to protest anti-LGBT bullying.

Celebrities

Look: NoH8 And GLAAD Rally Around Bullied Transgender Homecoming Queen

by David Badash ● 3:14 PM September 26, 2013
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Cassidy Lynn Campbell last week was crowned Homecoming Queen, then bullied online. Now, she’s getting a lot of love from the LGBT community, including NoH8 and GLAAD.

Bigotry Watch

Watch: Catholic League’s Bill Donohue Demonstrates Why The Pope Had To Tell Him To Shut Up

by David Badash ● 7:09 PM September 20, 2013
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If the Pope is supposed to be God’s messenger on earth, the Catholic League’s Bill Donohue has a voicemail box that is full and not accepting any more messages.

Civil Rights

Look: LGBT Organizations — And Opponents — Respond To Boy Scouts Decision To Allow Gay Scouts

by David Badash ● 7:26 PM May 23, 2013
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Here are reactions from both LGBT organizations and allies, and opponents to LGBT equality, on the Boy Scouts of America’s historic decision today, to allow gay scouts.

News

GLAAD President Herndon Graddick Resigns

by David Badash ● 3:39 PM May 17, 2013
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Graddick, who transformed the struggling and financially challenged GLAAD organization has resigned as president of GLAAD, after serving only 13 months in that role.