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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...

Gaga Fans Slam Madonna As 'One Of The Major Reasons For AIDS' Before GLAAD Appearance (UPDATE)

Posted 06.03.2013 | Gay Voices

There's no end in sight for the longstanding Madonna-Lady Gaga feud -- at least as far as the dueling divas' fans are concerned. Now a pack of "Li...

Madonna's Big Surprise For Anderson Cooper

AP | Posted 05.02.2013 | Gay Voices

NEW YORK — Gay advocacy group GLAAD says Madonna will present CNN's Anderson Cooper with an award for openly gay media professionals. GLAAD tol...

Anderson Cooper Tapped To Receive GLAAD's Highest Honor

Posted 02.21.2013 | Gay Voices

Anderson Cooper will receive the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation's (GLAAD) most prestigious honor this year. The CNN anchor will acce...

'X-Men,' 'Buffy' And 'Batwoman' Among Comic Books Honored For Gay Content

Joseph Hughes | Comics Alliance | Posted 01.20.2013 | Gay Voices

The Gay And Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation has announced its nominees for the 24th Annual GLAAD media awards, which "recognize and honor media fo...

And The 2013 GLAAD Media Award Nominees Are...

Reuters | Posted 03.18.2013 | Gay Voices

(Updates with more nominees) NEW YORK, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Television shows "The New Normal" and "Smash," animated film "ParaNorman," a...

J.C. Penney's Gay Dads, GM And Lexus Honored In NYC

Posted 10.03.2012 | Gay Voices

J.C. Penney, Lexus and General Motors were among the many honorees at the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation's (GLAAD) Amplifier Awards in Ne...

How Nielsen Puts Its Research and Insights to Work to Foster Awareness, Diversity and Respect

Louis Chesney | Posted 10.20.2012 | Gay Voices
Louis Chesney

Nielsen supports many diverse local and national groups and ethnic organizations to ensure it is providing its clients with a thorough understanding of what consumers watch and buy.

Stars Come Out For GLAAD Awards In San Francisco

AP | Posted 08.03.2012 | Gay Voices

SAN FRANCISCO -- GLAAD likes Facebook. The social networking site won the Special Recognition Award at the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamatio...

Romney's Support For Gay Participation In Boy Scouts Cited By GLAAD In Lesbian Den Mom's Fight

Posted 04.26.2012 | Gay Voices

In fighting for a lesbian mother's right to serve as her son's Tiger Scout leader, the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) is drawing ...

LISTEN: Celebrity Interviews From The GLAAD Media Awards In New York

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 05.29.2012 | Gay Voices
Charlotte Robinson

I had a fabulous time covering the 23rd annual GLAAD Media Awards Saturday night in New York City. I chatted with all the celebrities who graced the red carpet, about issues facing our LGBT community, with an emphasis on anti-LGBT teen bullying.

PHOTOS: Dakota Fanning Dons Slinky Cocktail Dress... And Reading Glasses?

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 03.26.2012 | Style

Out of the many red carpet pics circulating from this past weekend, we rather like Dakota Fanning's. The 18-year-old actress attended the GLAAD Media ...

And The 2012 GLAAD NYC Media Awards Winners Are...

Posted 03.25.2012 | Gay Voices

On Saturday March 23 the 2012 GLAAD Media Awards kicked off in New York City with a gala event hosted by "Glee" stars Naya Rivera and Cory Monteith. ...

Why Words And Images Matter: The GLAAD Media Awards At Work

Mike Thompson | Posted 05.23.2012 | Gay Voices
Mike Thompson

For many Americans, the only LGBT people they know are those they meet on their favorite TV shows, while at the movies, or when sitting down to read the Sunday paper. It's those same images that they take with them to the ballot box come voting time.

Lady Gaga, Ricky Martin And 'Dancing With The Stars' Among The 2012 GLAAD Media Award Nominees

Posted 07.29.2013 | Gay Voices

Lady Gaga, Ricky Martin, Anderson Cooper and the cast of "Glee" are among the many high-profile names to receive nominations for the Gay & Lesbian All...

PHOTOS: Which Networks Are The Most Gay-Friendly?

Posted 10.03.2011 | Media

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation released its 2011 Network Responsibility Index on Wednesday, showing which networks have led the way wit...

Kim Cattrall Nabs Top Honors at GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco

Greg Archer | Posted 07.17.2011 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

The red carpet was true blue and the night officially Rökk'd but those attending the recent 22nd annual GLAAD Media Awards were genuinely moved by the heroic efforts the famed organization has executed over the last 25 years.

Ricky Martin Called 'Hell's Ambassador' For Being Gay By Puerto Rican Clergy

Posted 06.14.2011 | Entertainment

RIcky Martin, who announced he was gay in March 2010, is being blasted for his sexuality in a series of homophobic slurs coming from clergy in his nat...

(PHOTOS) Last Weekend's Events: Premieres, Benefits, And Awards Shows

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.11.2011 | Los Angeles

On Saturday, April 9, stars like Nicollette Sheridan and old-school glam goddess Raquel Welch headed to the 26th Odyssey Ball and Show at the Beverly ...

Curtis M. Wong

Ricky Martin, Tina Fey, 'True Blood' Honored By GLAAD In NYC

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ricky Martin once sang about "livin' la vida loca," but there is something undeniably more calm about the man whose hip-swiveling performances made hi...

GLAAD Needs To Rethink Awards, Or Its Mission

Adrian Margaret Brune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Adrian Margaret Brune

GLAAD and its media awards used to celebrate the "unsung heroes" -- the regular people writing about LGBT issues and putting their lives on the line to stand up to the mainstream.

GLAAD Media Award Nominees Announced

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation is honoring movies, musicians TV shows and other media properties that offer fair an...

Los Angeles Gets GLAAD: Celebrities Come Out for the Annual Media Awards Show

Jamie Wetherbe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jamie Wetherbe

If you're famous and gay (or just like famous gays), the annual GLAAD Media Awards on Saturday night honored the best in film, television and journalism at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.

Chely Wright: GLAAD Is Vitally Important to the Community

Greg Archer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

The month of May was one whopper of a month for country singer Chely Wright. In our interview, she opened up about her new-found tranquility and the importance of 'living your truth."

Joy Behar, Rachel Maddow Win GLAAD Media Awards

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Joy Behar, Cynthia Nixon and the ABC drama series "Brothers & Sisters" are among this year's recipients of media awards from the Gay ...