GLAAD

Noisey News

Dr. Luke Still Casts A Shadow Over Kim Petras’ Success

The Charli XCX collaborator was nominated for a GLAAD award. But should organisations like GLAAD be honouring artists who work with alleged abusers?
Shaad D’Souza
1.30.19
tv

Why We Should All Be Watching More Queer TV

In a year where ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ won an Emmy, it’s time to think about the next 15 years of LGBTQ representation.
Mica Lemiski
11.9.18
LGBTQ

LGBTQ Representation on TV Still Sucks

A new GLAAD representation report found that the majority of queer characters on TV are white and male.
Jill Gutowitz
11.10.17
Academia

Study That Claimed AI Could Determine a Person’s Sexuality Is Under Ethical Review

The Journal of Personality and Social Psychology is reexamining a Stanford study after it received significant backlash.
Louise Matsakis
9.12.17
LGBTQ

How Has 'I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry' Aged Ten Years Later?

Pretty terribly!
Kyle Turner
8.1.17
LGBTQ

'Rough Night' Is a Monumental Portrayal of Queer Women On-Screen

This is a bona fide big budget Hollywood comedy from a major studio that doesn't screw up how it portrays its lesbian leads. And that left me in tears.
Jill Gutowitz
6.22.17
Impact Equality

6 LGBTQ Organizations Doing Some Good for This Sick, Sad World

This Pride Month, support top-line advocacy groups at the forefront of the fight for equality.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
6.22.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hollywood Still Sucks at Representing LGBTQ Characters

GLAAD found that fewer than 20 percent of 2016's highest-grossing films featured queer or trans characters.
Drew Schwartz
5.25.17
LGBTQ

Can Day of Silence Protests Still Work Under Trump?

After more than two decades of surprisingly impactful LGBTQ activism, organizers plan next steps.
Lindsay King-Miller
4.20.17
gay

One Third of Americans Uncomfortable with LGBTQ Colleagues, Study Shows

According to the 2017 GLAAD Accelerating Acceptance Study, they're also uncomfortable with LGBTQ neighbors and family members.
J.K. Clancy
3.30.17
LGBTQ

Disney’s 'Exclusively Gay Moment' Is Long Overdue

Time and time again, kids' film directors have had to step up to address the fans clamoring for LGBTQ representation in the wake of studio silence. Will Disney reverse the trend?
Jill Gutowitz
3.2.17
thump news

There Will Be a Vigil in Orlando to Honor the Victims of Pulse Tomorrow for Spirit Day

The vigil coincides with GLAAD's anti-bullying initiative in support of LGBTQ youth, Spirit Day.
Alexander Iadarola
10.19.16
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