Posts by Aaron McQuade

Civil rights orgs applaud marriage rulings

June 28, 2013

Just as LGBT organizations joined the nation's other advocates for full equality in expressing outrage at the Supreme Court's striking down a key provision of the Voting Rights Act, response to Wednesday's rulings in support of marriage equality was not limited to LGBT advocacy organizations.

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June 23, 2013

Victory for Coy Mathis!

This is the first ruling in the nation holding that transgender students must be allowed to use bathrooms that match who they are, and the most comprehensive ruling ever supporting the rights of transgender people to access bathrooms without harassment or discrimination.

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June 18, 2013

What happens when the news media focuses on reality?

A recent study found that the media's 'positive' stories about marriage equality outnumbered their 'negative' ones by more than a five-to-one margin. But why?

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June 17, 2013

Pioneering LGBT blog Pam's House Blend to shut down after 9 years

LGBT advocate and writer Pam Spaulding announced on her website this weekend that after nine years online, she will soon serve her last cup of Pam's House Blend.

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June 7, 2013

Radio hosts Lex and Terry to apologize for trans murder comment

Syndicated radio hosts Lex and Terry will make a formal apology and will be working with GLAAD and transgender advocates to address the issue of anti-trans violence on the air, following an anti-transgender incident that occurred on their program earlier this week.Read More

June 3, 2013

Blogging for #LGBTFamilies Day: Go! Athletes

Anna Aagenes is the Executive Director of Go! Athletes and Sean Smith is the organization's Communications Director. Both took a wider view of the idea of "family" on Blogging for LGBT Families Day.

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