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GLAAD Report: Drag events faced at least 124 protests and significant threats in 2022

By Mary Emily O’Hara, Rapid Response Manager |  November 22, 2022 GLAAD Note: this post was updated on Wednesday, November 23 to reflect the introduction of an anti-drag bill in Montana. GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, […]

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WATCH: Trailblazing ‘Chicago’ Star Angelica Ross And E.C. Pizarro III Set Special TransTech Matinee Event On Broadway

By Dino-Ray Ramos GLAAD.org | October 25, 2022 Many were first introduced to actress Angelica Ross as the scene-stealing Candy Ferocity in the groundbreaking Emmy-winning FX series Pose. Now, Ross’s career trajectory has skyrocketed with roles in American Horror Story and most recently, she […]

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Celebrating the life of an icon

Photo from Mama Gloria screening at The Chicago South Side Film Fest in November 2021. A celebration of life for Esteem Award winner – Chicago transgender rights icon “Mama” Gloria Allen will take place Thursday, […]

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GLAAD Interview: “Pose” Star Dominique Jackson Talks Important and Impact of “The Book of Queer” Finale

By Allison Bloom, Communications Consultant GLAAD.org  | June 30, 2022 The Book of Queer, Discovery+’s five-part series that informs viewers about a variety of groundbreaking LGBTQ individuals throughout history has its impactful, final episode premiering June 30 and it is […]