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North Carolina justice rally, organized by GLAAD Campus Ambassador, set for Saturday, December 10th

On Saturday, join activists and advocates at the “Justice for All” rally in Burlington, North Carolina.

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PHOTOS: GLAAD at the North Carolina rally to #RepealHB2

GLAAD was on the ground with North Carolina's NAACP, Equality North Carolina and HRC for a rally protesting HB2 and calling for repeal

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September 9, 2013

Equality advocate Benjamin Jealous to leave NAACP

Yesterday, NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous announced plans to transition out of his role as President and CEO on December 31, 2013.

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June 28, 2013

Civil rights orgs applaud marriage rulings

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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November 5, 2012

Black Churches and Voters Continue to Support a Vote FOR Question 6

GLAAD discusses the support that black churches and pastors have given to the movement for marriage equality.

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June 18, 2012

GLAAD Joins Silent March Against 'Stop and Frisk'

GLAAD joins nearly 300 organizations in solidarity to march in protest to the marginalizing practices by the NYPD in the End Stop and Frisk: Silent March Against Racial Profiling.
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New GLAAD Videos Show LGBT Movement, Civil Rights Movement, and Labor Movement United in Growing National Campaign Against Stop and Frisk

Today, GLAAD released videos of LGBT leaders, civil rights leaders, and labor leaders discussing the negative impact of the stop and frisk policy in order to mobilize these movements for a Father’s Day march that will advance a shared agenda of equality and justice.

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June 11, 2012

MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry Covers Stop and Frisk & CeCe McDonald

Melissa Harris-Perry brings on various panelists to discuss growing number of problems that are affecting LGBT communities of color. Guests include Rev. Al Sharpton and Alan Jenkins of Opportunity Agenda.
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June 6, 2012

Leaders Join Together in Historic March to End Stop and Frisk

Yesterday, GLAAD and several other LGBT, civil rights, faith and labor organizations held a press conference at the historic Stonewall Inn to rally together against New York’s “Stop and Frisk” policy and to announce joint support for the June 17th silent march against police harassment.

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May 21, 2012

NAACP Endorses Marriage Equality in a 62-2 Vote

President and CEO, Ben Jealous of the NAACP clarifies and cements its position on marriage equality for the LGBT community.
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