Sarah Kate Ellis, CEO of GLAAD, said it is “downright laughable” for President Trump to call for a “love of all people” given his administration’s policies.
It's not just a cartoon, it's validation, writes Monica Trasandes of GLAAD.
GLAAD hosted a TCA panel to discuss the state of LGBTQ+ representation in television today. And I don't think you'll be surprised to hear that there's still a lot of work to be done.
The gay media advocacy group GLAAD discusses the future of LGBTQ inclusion on TV
As part of GLAAD’s “Future of LGBTQ Inclusion on TV” program at TCA, Nick Adams, GLAAD’s Director of Transgender Media & Representation, introduced a panel titled “Transgender Trends on TV Today,” which, as the title entails focused on the representation of the transgender community in media. Show More Summary
GLAAD examines television's depiction of transgender people
Why is careful trans representation on TV important? Orange Is the New Black star Laverne Cox put it the most simply -- and best: "Lives are on the line." At a panel convened by GLAAD at the Television Critics Association summer tour,...Show More Summary
GLAAD, the world's largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, took the stage at TCA today and gave an in-depth look at the representation of lesbian, gay, and bisexual characters on scripted TV as well as trends in storylines and character...Show More Summary
"We're all human, so let's stand up for each other."
The 29-year-old gay sexual assault survivor wants to be a voice for victims everywhere.
YouTube veteran Hannah Hart, who is one of the platform’s most influential LGBTQ voices, has joined the national board of directors for GLAAD -- a non-profit that seeks to monitor and amplify coverage of LGBTQ people in the media. Hart,...Show More Summary
Trump said that transgender people would not be allowed to serve in the military
Sounds about right. The full-of-contradictions rapper/prodigious Odd Future creator, Tyler, the Creator has, in the past, been criticized (to the extent of being banned from England, and denounced by GLAAD) for his lyrics involving violence towards woman and high levels of homophobia — particularly with the frivolous use of the word “faggot” across his songs. […]
Reporters and journalists tend to avoid the stories that are personal to them on principle. But when it comes to LGBTQ rights, not so much. CNN practically needs a dedicated trophy case for all the GLAAD awards it’s talent has brought...Show More Summary
Nerdgasm courtesy of GLAAD.
Via press release: GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, denounced President Donald Trump’s one-on-one interview with Pat Robertson, a longtime anti-LGBTQ activist and Televangelist. The interview aired today at 10:00 AM on the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN). Show More Summary
The FCC is trying to destroy net neutrality and it must be stopped. Join today’s day of action. Writes GLAAD: So what is net neutrality and why is it important? Net neutrality is the principle that internet service providers (ISPs) should allow… Read The post The FCC is Trying to Destroy Net Neutrality. Show More Summary
JAY-Z's mother, Gloria Carter came out as a lesbian on "Smile," a track off of J's new album 4:44. JAY- Z raps, "Mama had four kids, but she's a lesbian/ Had to pretend so long that she's a thespian/ Had to hide in the closet, so she medicate/ Society shame and the pain…
Hollywood has a long history of misrepresenting the transgender community. In a video presented by ScreenCrush and GLAAD, nine trans actors share their open letter to Hollywood, pointing out the tired clichés that they’d like to never...Show More Summary