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Formerly the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, GLAAD is one of the most prominent media watchdog and advocacy organizations in the country for the LGBT community. Read the latest news about GLAAD and their work with different public figures, actors, and television networks, in order to improve the portrayals of LGBT characters and themes in the media. Find out about their latest facts, figures, and reports, which highlight the strengths and weaknesses of each network in their depictions of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals.

Trung Le Nguyen's acclaimed work emphasizes the heady job of raising queer children in a homophobic world.

January 31 2021 2:13 PM

See the full list of films, TV shows, media outlets, and more recognized for advancing LGBTQ+ representation.

January 28 2021 1:00 PM

The acclaimed actress and LGBTQ+ rights supporter died Wednesday at age 94. 

January 27 2021 8:37 PM

GLAAD and Shea Diamond released a new video featuring queer Americans expressing optimism for the future.

January 20 2021 4:01 PM

GLAAD's Sarah Kate Ellis and others mark “a new page in history for our country and the LGBTQ community.” 

January 20 2021 3:34 PM

The Where We Are on TV report also pointed out a near absence of HIV-positive characters.

January 14 2021 12:06 PM

GLAAD has announced a star-studded list of participants in the annual campaign, to take place Thursday.

October 14 2020 10:00 AM