September 25, 2014

A closer look at Eisha Love and violence in Chicago

The Windy City Times published a third article in an investigative series about the arrest of Eisha Love and the subsequent murders of Paige Clay and Tiffany Gooden.Eisha Love was charged with first degree attempted murder after surviving a transphobic attack on Chicago's west side.

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Gay Couple Featured in JET Magazine Speak Out on MSNBC

The first gay male couple to have their wedding featured in JET Magazine appeared on MSNBC Tuesday night to speak to host Thomas Roberts about the “exhilarating experience.”
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New Poll Finds High Minority Support in IL for Marriage Equality

Support for marriage equality has reached an all-time high among African-American and Latino voters in Illinois, according to a recent PPP poll.

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Trans People Speak: Kit Yan

GLAAD has been commemorating Transgender Awareness Week and Transgender Day of Remembrance by sharing stories that highlight the resilience and the achievements of transgender Americans, including performance artist and poet Kit Yan.
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Guest Post: When Will We Get it Right? A Reflection and a Challenge

With the need for trans visibility at an all time high, Noah Alvarez, co-founder of WeHappyTrans.com, explains why trans rights are civil rights and asks "When Will We Get It Right?"
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Breaking A Taboo: "You Are Not Alone" Documentary Spotlights Depression Among Black Gay Men

A new documentary from NAACP Image Award winner Stanley Bennett Clay and Guyanese-born double NYABJ Award winner, journalist and national gay mental health activist Antoine B.Craigwell, spotlights depression among Black men and Black gay men.
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October 23, 2012

LGBT Faith Leaders Host Town Hall with Dr. Julianne Malveaux

African-American LGBT and ally clergy to host the GO Vote: A Memo to Black America summit tonight at Grace Congregational Church of Harlem. Noted economist and civil rights activists Dr. Julliane Malveaux will be the guest speaker. Find out how you can make sure you're rights to vote are protected.

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August 20, 2012

GLAAD and Beyonce Celebrate World Humanitarian Day

GLAAD joins Beyonce and the international community to applaud the bravery, strength and courage of human rights activists across the world.
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