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Equality Caucus Shames PA Senators for Putting Transgender Kids at Risk

Equality Caucus Shames PA Senators for Putting Transgender Kids at Risk

Oct 19
Leaders of the legislature's LGBT Equality Caucus said the state senators who voted yesterday to deny health care to transgender young people should be ashamed of themselves.

Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Laura Osnes Star in 'Best in Shows' Benefiting Humane Society of New York

Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Laura Osnes Star in 'Best in Shows' Benefiting Humane Society of New York

Oct 19
On October 22, Joanna Gleason, Andrea McArdle, Brad Oscar, Laura Osnes and Karen Ziemba will star in the 2017 Best in Shows, a star-studded cabaret evening benefitting the Humane Society of New York.

On GLAAD Spirit Day, Wear Purple to Show Solidarity With LGBTQ Youth

On GLAAD Spirit Day, Wear Purple to Show Solidarity With LGBTQ Youth

Oct 19
October 19 is GLAAD Spirit Day, a means of speaking out against LGBTQ bullying and standing with LGBTQ youth, who disproportionately face bullying and harassment because of their identities.

California Couple Had Marked 50-Year Anniversary Before Fire

California Couple Had Marked 50-Year Anniversary Before Fire

Oct 15
At least 35 people have died in the deadliest week of wildfires in California history. The victims include a couple who recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary and a 14-year-old boy whose parents and older sister were severely burned.

One Warm Coat Kicks Off Its 25th Season Of Giving

One Warm Coat Kicks Off Its 25th Season Of Giving

Oct 14
One Warm Coat kicks off its new season of giving celebrating a 25 year milestone of warming communities.

Loving Those Left Behind: Caring for Older Kids in Foster Care

Loving Those Left Behind: Caring for Older Kids in Foster Care

By Maria Dominguez | Oct 14
Older children are often overlooked by prospective foster parents. For LGBTQ youth, who make up 40 percent of homeless teens according to a 2012 Williams Insititute study, finding an accepting foster family is an even bigger challenge.

Author of Transgender Book for Children Will Visit Wichita

Author of Transgender Book for Children Will Visit Wichita

Oct 12
The author of a children's book about a transgender fourth-grader is planning to visit a city in Kansas where the book's presence in school libraries has prompted debate.

Watch: Ga. Mother Furious At School for Giving Daughter LGBTQ Vocab Quiz

Watch: Ga. Mother Furious At School for Giving Daughter LGBTQ Vocab Quiz

Oct 12
A mother from Georgia is up in arms after learning her 12-year-old daughter was given an LGBTQ-themed vocabulary test, which quizzed the girl on the definitions of "lesbian," "gay," "transgender," and other terms.

Same-Sex Couple Has the 'Nuclear Family'

Same-Sex Couple Has the 'Nuclear Family'

By Maria Dominguez | Oct 9
To see a living representation of LGBTQ progress, look no further than a cute, comfy home nestled in the trees of suburban south Charlotte, N.C. There live the Brock-Boone clan, whose lives have illustrated shifting time, attitudes and laws.

Missouri Court Rules in Favor of Lesbian Seeking Custody

Missouri Court Rules in Favor of Lesbian Seeking Custody

By Summer Ballentine | Oct 5
A lesbian who helped raise a child with her former partner following artificial insemination can seek custody or visitation with the child even though they were never married and she was not the one who gave birth, Missouri appellate judges ruled.

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