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In a CPAC interview, Betsy DeVos calls Obama's transgender bathroom guidance for schools an 'overreach'

CPAC: Three outlandish things Trump administration officials have said so far
yesterday at 17:20. Facebook
GLAAD strongly urges Univision not to air the upcoming segment of Crónicas de Sábado on the Pulse Nightclub shooting which includes a re-enactment and the sensationalist title “Baño de Sangre” ("Blood Bath"). This show's promotional videos alone have upset many – airing far too soon after the deadliest mass shooting in American history, which targeted the Latinx LGBTQ community. While GLAAD...
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GLAAD urges Univision not to air Pulse segment
yesterday at 16:56. Facebook
"We have to amplify our voices and our love to our youth to let them know that we aren't going to lie down and take this." - Trace Lysette

Actress Trace Lysette has a powerful and timely message for transgender youth
yesterday at 15:02. Facebook
Members of GLAAD staff were among the thousands who turned out to #ProtectTransKids.

Organizers: Thousands attend rally at Stonewall National Monument
yesterday at 04:19. Facebook
“The revoking of this order sends a message that our lives don’t matter, that we are second-class citizens and that we should be treated differently and stigmatized and shamed,” said Cox. “We should note that 77 percent of trans students experience harassment or bullying in schools and over 50 percent of trans youth commit suicide. Fifty percent attempt suicide because we live in a world that...
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Laverne Cox Responds To Trump Rescinding Transgender Student Bathroom Protections
02/23/2017 at 22:19. Facebook
‪In NYC? Come down to the rally at Stonewall to stand up for trans youth. #WeResist #ProtectTransKids‬
02/23/2017 at 21:39. Facebook
Sign your name to protect LGBTQ Texans from discrimination. #StopSB6

Help protect LGBTQ Texans from discrimination!
02/23/2017 at 18:38. Facebook
GLAAD celebrates the Black trans leaders who have contributed so much to the fight for transgender equality. To see short films about Marsha P. Johnson, Willmer Broadnax, and Lucy Hicks Anderson, please check out the series We've Been Around by Rhys Ernst, which will receive a Special Recognition Award at the 28th Annual GLAAD Media Awards: [ Link ]
02/23/2017 at 18:12. Facebook
Our condolences go out to the loved ones of Keke Collier, a trans woman killed in Chicago.

GLAAD calls for increased and accurate media coverage of transgender murders
02/23/2017 at 17:33. Facebook
When called upon to actually protect transgender students, Secretary Betsy DeVos buckled under pressure from President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions and helped put this rollback in motion.

Secretary DeVos can't escape responsibility for anti-transgender action
02/23/2017 at 15:36. Facebook
Tonight at 5:30 pm in NYC: Emergency rally to make it clear that we will fight to regain protections for trans and gender non-confroming people and students.

Rally to Oppose Trump Attack on Trans Students

02/23/2017 at 14:32. Facebook
"To young trans folk (and all the people who love them) I just want you to remember that this is your school too. You deserve to be there just as much as any other student. You deserve equal access, affirmation and an education, and you must recognize and I know you know, that you are powerful. You have agency and voice. Use it to organize, combat against ignorance and resist."
02/23/2017 at 05:01. Facebook
#WeResist [ Link ]
02/23/2017 at 00:27. Facebook
“Transgender youth face extremely high rates of discrimination and bullying. By rescinding the Department of Education guidance recommending trans students be treated equally under Title IX, the administration is sending an alarming message that it will no longer defend their rights. While this action does not and cannot take away any rights trans students currently have, it undermines the...
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Trump administration sends dangerous message to transgender students
02/22/2017 at 22:03. Facebook
The GLAAD Global Voices journey to Australia kicked off with a series of meetings and trainings to equip Melbourne’s LGBTIQ leaders to advance acceptance and support for LGBTIQ people and laws that protect them.

Global Voices: Australia kicks off with diverse LGBTIQ leaders in Melbourne
02/22/2017 at 18:12. Facebook
"Being out to my immediate circle has made me feel far more comfortable with myself. I have so much more mental energy, now that I'm not constantly keeping track of the burdensome, decades-old lie."

Gay pro race car driver: Staying in the closet was ‘nothing but torture and pain’
02/21/2017 at 20:35. Facebook
Many immigrants, including those who are LGBTQ, are concerned about recent actions by the Trump Administration that make more people vulnerable to deportation, including DREAMers. GLAAD stands with all who are unfairly impacted by immigration raids, detentions, and deportation.

Resources for immigrants/Recursos para inmigrantes
02/21/2017 at 15:45. Facebook
"Entertainment media has always had a reciprocal relationship with society. It both reflects social realities of our culture while also shaping them," said GLAAD's Megan Townsend. "So if you don't know an LGBTQ person in real life and you're watching TV and you see us, and get to know us and care about us, that breeds understanding—and acceptance comes from that understanding. There can't be...
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How 'Supergirl' Became one of the Most LGBTQ-Friendly Shows on TV
02/20/2017 at 19:39. Facebook
"It's important to show individuality, 50 faces that are different from each other, so that no one can blend into one. They are individuals in this community." - Other Boys NYC filmmaker Abdool Corlette

New series 'Other Boys' shines spotlight on LGBTQ men of color