“Young people like Bobby Brooks are the future, and should be encouraged, not harassed.” - Sarah Kate Ellis, President and CEO of GLAAD. Go to the link in our bio to help Bobby send a clear message to Secretary Rick Perry that LGBTQ students aren’t making a mockery of due process.
GLAAD’s Ross Murray spoke at the #AIDSWatch rally in Washington, D.C. this morning. Activists rallied before talking to lawmakers about HIV and AIDS.
Patricia Arquette is being honored at the #glaadawards in LA this year. this to thank her for her years of advocacy for the LGBTQ community.
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Virginia Governor McAuliffe vetoed a bill that would have made discrimination the law of the land in the state. Comment with a to celebrate!
The Tennessee State Senate took an important step in stopping SB771, the ‘bathroom bill’ that would have caused public backlash, upended the state economy, and put the lives of transgender Tennesseans in jeopardy. But the state legislature still has a number of other bills - #SlateOfHate - that could permit open discrimination to the entire LGBTQ community. Tennesseans cannot let up until this entire #SlateofHate is wiped clean.
GLAAD President and CEO Sarah Kate Ellis joined forces with Wendy Davis to speak out against an anti-transgender bill making its way through the Texas legislature. Read what they had to say at the link in our bio.
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Thank you Equality Texas, ACLU of Texas, Transgender Education Network of Texas, Texas Freedom Network and the Human Rights Campaign for working to prevent discrimination against LGBTQ people in Texas! #WeResist#StopSB6
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Clare Kenny, Abdool Corlette and John McCourt from GLAAD are on the ground at #TXLege for Advocacy Day with Equality Texas! #WeResist#StopSB6
Historically, Irish immigrants faced adversity when coming to America, much like some immigrants are facing today. Go to link in our bio to learn how you can stand with all marginalized communities. #WeResist#StPatricksDay
Happy #StPatricksDay! Share this to celebrate LGBTQ acceptance and inclusion at parades in Boston, New York City and around the world.
Disney has introduced a gay character, sending a clear message to LGBTQ kids that they're important. Regram this if you’re going to the theaters this weekend. #TeamLeFou#BeautyAndTheBeast
GLAAD Campus Ambassador Lizeth Urdiales is at the Texas Capitol for the vote on #SB6, a bill that would allow anti-trans discriminaiton. #StopSB6
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More than 40 organizations, including GLAAD, signed a March 10 letter asking Congress to consider the negative human, safety, environmental and financial impacts that an expansion of the existing border wall would have on civic life in the border region and beyond. #WeResist
Did you see SNL cast member Cecily Strong stand up for trans equality on the show over the weekend?
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GLAAD Campus Ambassador Lizeth Urdiales is rallying tonight with Tumblr and Planned Parenthood at #SXSW#TumblrStandsWithPP
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GLAAD’s Nick Adams and Sarah Kate Ellis are at #SXSW talking with Zackary Drucker and Tinder’s Sean Rad about GLAAD’s work with Tinder to make the app a more inclusive space for trans and gender non-conforming people.
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Lawmakers in Tennessee are trying to push forward Senate Bill 127 (SB127), which would prohibit government action against businesses with discriminatory employment policies, essentially giving businesses statewide a "license to discriminate" against LGBTQ workers. Go to the link in our bio to add your name now to send a clear message that discrimination won't be tolerated. #StopSB127
We're excited to announce that Cameron Esposito will host the 28th Annual #glaadawards in Los Angeles featuring special guests Tatiana Maslany and Troye Sivan!
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