Featured Activities

Midwest Film Festival’s ‘First Tuesdays’ presents a night of work from Women & Gender Non-Conforming Filmmakers Tuesday, August 2nd at the Gene Siskel Film Center

July 20, 2022  GSFC Contact: Lori Hile  lhile@saic.edu  MFF contact:  Carlos Rogelio Diaz carlos@midwestfilm.com info@midwestfilm.com   The Midwest Film Festival (MFF) is proud to present our 13th annual celebration of creators who identify as female and […]

Pride Profiles

Emmy Nominations Include “Hacks,” “Drag Race,” “Yellowjackets,” “Changing the Game,” But Fall Short On LGBTQ Representation In Acting Categories

By Dino-Ray Ramos GLAAD.org | July 12, 2022 Representation matters, but this year’s list of Emmy nominations doesn’t seem to reflect that – at least in some of the major categories. Melissa Fumero and JB Smoove announced the […]

Television, Stage & Other Stories


PODCAST ON MAGAZINES, NEWSLETTERS, AND COMMUNITY BULDING What’s the wisdom behind LGBTQ+ community building? What the stories are behind the print pages? For this year’s Pride season, ONE Archives Foundation is thrilled to launch a […]

Featured Content

Presenting “Love Has No Labels'” #LoveLivesOn campaign: “Turn pain into purpose,” with stories of resilience from three incredible people creating change in their communities

By Allison Bloom, Communications Consultant GLAAD.org | July 6, 2022 GLAAD is proud to present the newest roundup of PSAs from our partner Love Has No Labels. Three powerful videos show the impact everyday people living in America […]

Press Releases and important breaking news

‘Hacks,’ ‘Somebody Somewhere,’ ‘Euphoria’ Lead in LGBTQ Critics Dorian TV Nominations

GALECA Press Release Photo: Janelle James in Abbott Elementary © 2021 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc.  JUNE 22, 2022 – As frighteningly reactionary Florida governor Ron DeSantis frets that grade school teachers will somehow turn kids queer . . […]