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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.

Hubbard received praise from sporting associations too.

July 30 2021 8:03 PM

Olson, an acclaimed filmmaker and an expert on media and technology, will lead efforts to make social media safe for LGBTQ+ people — which it isn't now, she says.

July 29 2021 12:00 PM

However, for the fourth year in a row, there was zero representation for trans and nonbinary characters in major studio releases.    

July 15 2021 1:00 PM

This year's diverse list includes such names as JoJo Siwa, Ve’ondre Mitchell,  mxmtoon, Yasmin Finney, and Stella Keating.

June 22 2021 12:45 PM

Too much of the visual representation of LGBTQ+ people in media is hackneyed, and GLAAD and Getty are offering a new guide to address it.

June 02 2021 1:57 PM

The actor's same-sex parents were featured in a touching Mother's Day video.

May 07 2021 6:20 PM

Together With Pride is a cereal of rainbow hearts, edible glitter, and a good cause.

April 19 2021 2:56 PM