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.

A study of scripted series on three major Spanish-language networks found only 19 LGBT characters out of 698. 

December 17 2017 10:52 PM

Sarah Kate Ellis is calling out the Trump administration for undermining LGBT resources.

December 14 2017 3:58 PM

A GLAAD report shows there is still work to be done in representation on television.

November 09 2017 7:50 PM

Out celebs have a #BiWeek message for bisexual+ youth: You matter.

September 23 2017 11:22 PM

The House leader delivered a rousing speech at the GLAAD event, along with the organization's CEO, Sarah Kate Ellis, and commentator Van Jones.

September 14 2017 3:45 PM

LGBT groups criticized a Stanford University study of an algorithm designed to identify gay and straight people as "junk science."

September 11 2017 8:37 PM

Wanda Sykes and Portia de Rossi voiced the two moms in this weekend's episode of the popular children's show.

August 06 2017 3:13 AM