BarbWire.com: Making the anti-LGBT movement look more extreme by the day [GLAAD]
Robert Oscar Lopez's profile on GLAAD's Commentator Accountability Project contains no less than ten specific instances in which the college professor, anti-gay "bisexual," and onetime poster boy of the anti-equality movement (who seems to have fallen out of favor a...
Trevor, GLAAD and HRC get a whole lot of press – and for good reason. But they are by no means the only organizations out there tirelessly fighting on our behalf. Here are five that you may not have heard of who deserve all the accolades we can offer. Click the links to learn more about […]
The Benham Brothers get ready for the Family Leadership Summit: 'Gay agenda' is 'evil, wrong, needs to be dealt with' [GLAAD]
While transgender women become increasingly visible, there is one place where the promise of shared womanhood does not include them. read more
Head of NC's marriage campaign: Gay people 'defying what they were created to be' [GLAAD]
Even when she was a popular talking head for the movement that claims homosexuality can be 'cured' by prayer, Yvette Cantu Schneider didn't really trust that anyone, including herself, could be 'ex-gay.' read more
Q&A with former 'ex-gay' activist Yvette Schneider: 'I’ve never met an 'ex-gay' man I thought was not still attracted to men' [GLAAD] #EARLIER: Change is possible: Former 'ex-gay' activist Yvette Schneider 'celebrates the worthiness and equality of all people' [GLAAD]
Change is possible: Former 'ex-gay' activist Yvette Schneider 'celebrates the worthiness and equality of all people' [GLAAD]
Andrej Pejic would now like to be known as Andreja Pejic. In a statement via The Huffington Post, GLAAD said the model - who has walked runways as a man and as a woman - "will only be modeling women's clothing going forward and has received...Show More Summary
Meghan McCain’s recent appointment to the GLAAD board of directors is promising. LGBT rights are not a partisan issue, and allies are critical. Her appointment is most important, however, because she was socialized as female from birth, a point of view that is slowly being squeezed out of the GLAAD board, replaced by people who […]
LGBT characters may no longer be a big deal in mainstream films but good, nuanced portrayals that actually drive the plot most certainly are.
While hundreds of millions of people around the world were wrapped up in the World Cup this year — or, let’s be honest, just enjoying the scenery — gay rights organizations like GLAAD, Human Rights Campaign (HRC) and the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) were following a different narrative: the rampant and largely unchecked homophobia […]
Last year, GLAAD introduced the first annual Studio Responsibility Index (SRI) — a new report examining the quantity and quality of LGBT representation in mainstream Hollywood film, and the results were less than encouraging. The second report has just been released, and though time may have marched forward a year, you wouldn’t have guessed it by […]
A new study by GLAAD overlooks the fact that broadcast TV is hardly with the times
Well here we are again, have a seat, put your feet up; there’s a new study on diversity in Hollywood and, unsurprisingly, it’s really fucking terrible. GLAAD has released its second annual … Read More
With the endless amount of films that are churned out of movie studios each year, the concept of diversity seems to be an automatic assumption…Continue
The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation have released their 2014 Studio Responsibility Index, finding that of the more than one hundred films released in 2013 by seven of the biggest mainstream movie studios in America, a mere seventeen contained any LGBTQ characters, even when counting the most minor of roles.
A new study by Glaad finds only four significant lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender characters in 43 action, science fiction and fantasy films.
GLAAD’s has released its second annual Studio Responsibility Index that maps the quantity, quality and diversity of images of LGBT people in films released by the seven largest motion picture studios during the 2013 calendar year: 20th...Show More Summary