Westboro Baptist Church: "God hates the media"
WBC plans on picketing a handful of social media corporations located in California on August 12th.
GLAAD won't take a gaycation
Biloxi news anchor Dave Elliott posted something on his Facebook wall and we aren't sure if it's supposed to be supportive, an insult, or just funny (and maybe it's all 3).
Nominate GLAAD for a social media award in the Shorty Awards
We want you to vote for us in the 5th Annual Shorty Awards!
Facebook, Tumblr and other tech companies to go purple with GLAAD on #SpiritDay
NonProfit Tech 2.0 recognizes GLAAD as a non-profit that excels at social media
Blogger and author Heather Mansfield recognizes GLAAD as a non-profit that excel at social media among 10 others. She audits non-profits and grades them based on a set of specific guidelines. She praises GLAAD as a trend setter for other non-profits.
Media Round-up of GLSEN's Day of Silence
To commemorate the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network's (GLSEN) Day of Silence, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth and allies worked to raise awareness about anti-LGBT bullying by not speaking. You can see some of the media coverage of the Day of Silence below.
Don't miss the intensive social media training at Creating Change 2012
If you are interested in using social media in your LGBT advocacy work, please join us for the third annual New Media Training Institute at Creating Change on Thursday, January 26 in Baltimore.