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March 31, 2015

GLAD’s Mary Bonauto To Argue Marriage Cases Before U.S. Supreme Court

Mary L. Bonauto, GLAD's Civil Rights Project Director, will argue before the U.S. Supreme Court on April 28, 2015, on behalf of same-sex couples who … Read More →


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Marriage Equality at the Supreme Court: An evening with Janson Wu, GLAD Executive Director

April 23, 2015 · Boston, MA

The Supreme Court will hear arguments on April 28 for the case, Obergefell v. Hodges. Janson Wu, … Read More →

Greater Boston Summit

April 24, 2015 · Boston , MA

Calling all Boston area youth: join us at the Greater Boston Summit on Friday, April 24h!

The … Read More →

July 25, 2015 · Provincetown, MA

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April 8, 2015

GLAD Applauds EEOC Ruling Expanding Workplace Protections for Transgender Employees

The federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has issued a groundbreaking decision stating that employers must provide transgender … Read More →

March 31, 2015

GLAD’s Mary Bonauto To Argue Marriage Cases Before U.S. Supreme Court

Mary L. Bonauto, GLAD's Civil Rights Project Director, will argue before the U.S. Supreme Court on April 28, 2015, on behalf of same-sex couples who … Read More →

March 30, 2015

Joint LGBT Coalition Letter to Indiana Leaders

Dear Governor Mike Pence, House Speaker Brian Bosma, and President of the Senate David Long:

We write to you today as leaders of organizations … Read More →

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DeBoer v. Snyder: Marriage Equality at the Supreme Court
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The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing  cases this term on the questions of the freedom to marry and recognition of marriages. Oral argument is set for … Read More →

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Blatt v. Cabela’s Retail Inc.

GLAD has filed a brief of amici curiae and is providing consultation in the case of a Pennsylvania transgender woman, Kate Lynn Blatt, challenging … Read More →

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Barrett v Fontbonne Academy
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GLAD has filed a complaint against Fontbonne Academy, a religiously affiliated college preparatory school in Milton, MA, after the school terminated … Read More →

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GSAs Can Make School Better

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April 17, 2015

Day of Silence 2015: Who We Are Silent For

By Ethan Smith, Public Affairs Assistant

At my high school, the Day of Silence was seen as an excuse for the football team to wear t-shirts with cruel slogans written on them and not get in trouble; things like “Adam & Eve, not Adam & Steve” and worse, “Exit, not Entrance” on their backs with arrows pointing down. Needless to say, our school was not the most welcoming to LGBTQ kids.

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April 7, 2015

It’s Not Your Imagination: LGBTQ Youth Are Disproportionately Punished in School

By Vickie L. Henry, Youth Initiative Director & Michelle Wiener, GLAD Legal Assistant

Data shows what experience and common sense tell us – it’s not easy being an LGBTQ youth in school. When we discuss LGBTQ student issues, we often focus on bullying and harassment by peers. It is equally important to expand the conversation to include bullying and harassment by schools as institutions. Unequal and unjust treatment of LGBTQ students also happens at the systemic level.

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