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Celebrities Talk LGBT Equality on the 2014 GLAAD Media Awards Red Carpet in NYC (AUDIO)

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 07.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Charlotte Robinson

This week I talked with 25 celebrities as they made their way down the red carpet at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City.

WATCH: George Takei Gets A Big Honor

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 05.05.2014 | Gay Voices

GLAAD's 2014 Media Awards took place on Saturday, and actor and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) activist George Takei was among those ho...

Laverne Cox Nabs Huge Honor

Posted 03.31.2014 | Gay Voices

Transgender activist and actress Laverne Cox is slated to be honored at this year's 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards with one of the event's top honors:...

Shaki-Shocky!

Monica Trasandes | Posted 04.12.2014 | Latino Voices
Monica Trasandes

Last week, Shakira and Rihanna's new video, filled with steamy faux lesbianism, absolutely shook some folks to the core.

'Dallas Buyers Club,' Elton John And Lady Gaga Get GLAAD Media Award Bids

AP | Posted 01.30.2014 | Gay Voices

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Elton John, Lady Gaga and the movie "Dallas Buyers Club" are among the nominees for awards presented by the gay advocacy group GL...

And The 2014 GLAAD Media Award Nominees Are...

Posted 01.30.2014 | Gay Voices

Honoring outstanding images of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, the 2014 GLAAD Award nominees were announced to great fanf...

American Psycho(analysis)

Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W. | Posted 07.23.2013 | Gay Voices
Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W.

Bret Easton Ellis insists on asserting his "dudeness" by publicly splitting himself from the "elf gays." For Ellis there seems to be no realness, no masculinity, no power (and perhaps no self) without a despised, feminine, vulnerable foil.

WATCH: Basketball Star Brittney Griner Has A Special Message For LGBT Youth

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 05.14.2013 | Gay Voices

During the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco, WBNA Phoenix Mercury player Brittney Griner recounted her coming out experience. The colle...

PHOTOS: Celebrities Step Out For Major LGBT Awards Show

Posted 07.12.2013 | San Francisco

The 24th annual GLAAD media awards took over San Francisco's Hilton Union Square Saturday evening, honoring the best and brightest contributions to th...

WATCH: Darren Criss' Cover Of 'Call Me Maybe' Has An Awesome Gay Twist

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 04.22.2013 | Gay Voices

Darren Criss, star of "Glee," offered the audience at the GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles a very gay version of Carly Rae Jepsen's pop hit "Call Me ...

'American Psycho' Scribe: I Was 'Banned' From The GLAAD Awards

Posted 04.22.2013 | Gay Voices

Bret Easton Ellis wants the world to know he was not among the A-list names who attended the GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles over the weekend. T...

Bill Clinton, 'New Normal' Nab GLAAD Awards In Los Angeles

AP | MICHAEL CIDONI LENNOX | Posted 06.21.2013 | Gay Voices

LOS ANGELES — NBC's sitcom "The New Normal," FX's thriller "American Horror Story: Asylum" and NBC's daytime drama "Days of Our Lives" took home...

LISTEN: Straight And Gay Celebrity Moms Talk LGBT Equality At The GLAAD Media Awards

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 06.10.2013 | Gay Voices
Charlotte Robinson

I spoke with actress and model Milla Jovovich, Jersey Shore's Snooki, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo's Mama June, The Real Housewives of New York's Countess LuAnn de Lesseps, and Jennifer Tyrrell, who was ousted as den leader of her son's Boy Scout troop because she's gay.

GLAAD Taps Bill Clinton For Huge Honor

Posted 04.03.2013 | Gay Voices

Bill Clinton will be honored with the inaugural "Advocate for Change" Award at the GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles. GLAAD officials pointed to t...

LISTEN: Celebrities Talk LGBT Equality At The GLAAD Media Awards

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 05.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Charlotte Robinson

With this week's Supreme Court cases on everyone's mind, I had the opportunity to ask LGBT leaders, straight allies and members of the entertainment industry about their spin on issues of LGBT equality, which I've compiled in this exclusive audio montage.

Trans Allyship Within GLAAD

Tobias Rodriguez | Posted 05.26.2013 | Gay Voices
Tobias Rodriguez

GLAAD's ability to jump on the trans rights bandwagon is easy enough because they've already shown they can and that they care. What they've yet to show is how they'll do so without repeating the mistakes the cis LBG and straight people routinely make.

WATCH: Celebs Talk Madonna On The Red Carpet At The GLAAD Media Awards In NYC

Kareem McJagger | Posted 05.25.2013 | Gay Voices
Kareem McJagger

This month's GLAAD Media Awards ceremony in New York City was packed with celebrities, but Madonna was the woman on everyone's minds. On the red carpet I asked a few VIPs about their favorite Madonna videos and got some fun and interesting answers.

WATCH: Wilson Cruz, Janet Mock And Mel Wymore Discuss Transgender Equality On Melissa Harris-Perry

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 03.25.2013 | Gay Voices

Actor Wilson Cruz, writer and transgender advocate Janet Mock and New York City Council candidate Mel Wymore (D) were guests on MSNBC'S "Melissa Harri...

Rick Perry Blasts Madonna's Protest Against Boy Scouts' No Gay Policy

The Huffington Post | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

Texas Governor Rick Perry (R) is upset with Madonna for her recent protest against the Boy Scouts' ban on gay members and leaders, calling her comment...

WATCH: Behind The Scenes At The GLAAD Media Awards, And Justin Vivian Bond Talks Coming Out

Marti Gould Cummings | Posted 05.22.2013 | Gay Voices
Marti Gould Cummings

Last week I was on hand at the GLAAD Media Awards to interview the famous stars attending the event, including Bernadette Peters, Snooki, Mama June and more! I also had the opportunity to sit down with Justin Vivian Bond to discuss V's extensive career and fascinating coming-out story.

Shame On Madonna And GLAAD

Joshua Estrin | Posted 05.18.2013 | Gay Voices
Joshua Estrin

What was gained by her choice to wear the Boy Scouts uniform and hurl insults at the organization? If we as a community know firsthand the sting of hate, sarcasm, discrimination and public humiliation, why do we continue to use them as weapons in our arsenal?

Anderson Cooper Receives Huge Honor From Gay Group

Reuters | By Chris Michaud | Posted 03.17.2013 | Gay Voices

(Reuters) - Pop star Madonna on Saturday presented CNN anchorman Anderson Cooper with a gay media watchdog's top honors in recognition of his stature ...

NY Post's 'Anti-Transgender Coverage' Prompts Organization To Deny Press Passes

Posted 03.10.2014 | Gay Voices

One venerable publication won't be among the many media outlets assembled on the red carpet at the 2013 GLAAD Media Awards in New York March 16. G...

What A Difference A Year Makes: Brett Ratner Gets Major GLAAD Honor

Posted 06.03.2013 | Gay Voices

"Tower Heist" director Brett Ratner is set to receive a huge honor from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. According to ...

Kristin Chenoweth: Jesus Would Be 'Horrified' By Anti-Gay Christians

The Huffington Post | JR Tungol | Posted 03.07.2013 | Gay Voices

Beloved long-time LGBT ally Kristin Chenowethdoes not let her Christianity get in the way of her unwavering support for marriage equality. In an in...