Posts tagged "glaad"

GLAAD’s Report On LGBTs On TV Will Be Discontinued

…Because TV is so inclusive it’s not necessary!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 4, 2015 - 9:30 am

Kerry Washington’s GLAAD Media Awards Speech Was Amazing

Kerry Washington won the Vanguard Award at the GLAAD Media Awards over the weekend, and when she took the mic to give thanks, she delivered far more than your average…

Claire Hannum | March 23, 2015 - 12:30 pm

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: The GLAAD Media Awards

It’s one of the gayest nights of the year. No really. A celebration of outstanding LGBT moments in pop culture, the GLAAD Media Awards bring together gay icons, allies and…

Julie Gerstein | March 18, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Toronto Blue Jays Player Yunel Escobar Suspended For Writing Anti-Gay Slur On His Face

For those of you who don’t speak Spanish, “Tu Ere Maricon” translates to “You are a faggot.” Toronto Blue Jays player Yunel Escobar made a grave error in judgement by…

Ami Angelowicz | September 19, 2012 - 11:20 am

GLAAD Chides “Jersey Shore” For Using The Word “Tranny.” But What About “Glee”?

MTV’s “Jersey Shore” had a bit of a situation with the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) for airing what they deemed to be “one of the most blatantly…

Ami Angelowicz | November 3, 2010 - 5:30 pm

Girl On Girl: Can Someone Tell GLAAD 50 Cent Isn’t Worth It?

Someone needs to tell the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) that 50 Cent isn’t worth the time it takes to call out his bigotry. And he certainly doesn’t…

Nikki Dowling | September 16, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Why Isn’t Johnny Weir “Family Friendly”?

The Stars On Ice Tour will hit rinks on April 1 and stars like Evan Lysacek and Sasha Cohen will triple-axle their way across 40 cities in the U.S. But…

Jessica Wakeman | March 12, 2010 - 2:10 pm

TV Is Coming Out Like Clay Aiken

Network TV has got almost as many gay characters as Marc Jacobs’ Rolodex. Just last year, there were only seven homosexuals and bisexuals on the boob tube, but this year…

Simcha | September 24, 2008 - 7:00 pm