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Lgbt Organizations

On the "Lammys"

Julie R. Enszer | Posted 07.30.2014 | Gay Voices
Julie R. Enszer

On June 2, 2014, the Lambda Literary Awards celebrate their twenty-sixth anniversary. Deacon Macubbin, owner of Lambda Rising Bookstore and publisher of the Lambda Book Report, started the awards in 1989.

How LGBT Organizations Can Be Better Transgender Advocates

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 04.16.2014 | Gay Voices
Brynn Tannehill

As we win marriage equality, the focus of the right wing is shifting to "religious liberty" and anti-transgender legislation. Organizations will have to become more competent with transgender issues while figuring out how to raise money to advocate on the same.

Meet GLAAD's New President And CEO

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.25.2013 | Gay Voices

GLAAD, one of the nation's leading organizations dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues, announced today that Sarah Kate El...

Held Hostage, and the Need to Encourage Dissent and Debate

Dana Beyer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

The leaders of the national trans and LGBT organizations have too frequently arrogated unto themselves the decision making on issues of critical import. They act with absolute authority, based on their organizational positions, with few mechanisms for community input and debate.

Where's The 'B' In National LGBTQ Organizations? The Bisexual Representation Report Card

Ron Suresha | Posted 04.30.2013 | Gay Voices
Ron Suresha

Noting that none of the following 10 national LGBTQ organizations includes the word "bisexual" or even the letter "B" in its name, I called and emailed media representatives of these groups about their bisexual policies and leadership. Here's my report.

30 Days Of LGBT Holiday Giving: Give A Gift To BAGLY

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.31.2012 | Gay Voices

Note: This holiday season, in lieu of a traditional holiday gift guide, we'll be featuring a different LGBT organization each day for our "30 Days Of ...

Leading Out Loud: How Teaching Leads to Learning

Red Room | Posted 10.12.2012 | Education
Red Room

Like many educators at back to school time, I take time to reflect on my teaching in the previous academic year. Of the many courses I taught last year, one stands out, perhaps not so much for what I taught my students, but rather for what they taught me.

Addressing Religion-Based Bigotry

Wayne Besen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Wayne Besen

This month, Faith in America released a comprehensive report, "Addressing Religious Arguments to Achieve LGBT Equality." The strategy memorandum boldly confronts religious arguments head on and offers solutions.