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Today, President Obama signed an executive order that prohibits employment discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity against federal workers and contractors.

Today, President Obama signed an executive order that prohibits employment discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity against federal workers and contractors.

— 3 months ago with 4127 notes
#LGBT  #president obama  #GLAAD 
In a pre-Super Bowl interview yesterday, President Barack Obama reaffirmed his opposition to the Boy Scouts of America’s ban on gay scouts and leaders. 

In a pre-Super Bowl interview yesterday, President Barack Obama reaffirmed his opposition to the Boy Scouts of America’s ban on gay scouts and leaders. 

— 1 year ago with 492 notes
#President Obama  #Barack Obama  #LGBT  #GLAAD  #Boy Scouts of America  #Jennifer Tyrrell  #lesbian  #gay  #bisexual  #transgender 
During his Inaugural Address, President Barack Obama mentioned the uprising at the Stonewall Inn among other important milestones on the pathway to equality for all people in this country.
We honor those who fought for equality before us.

During his Inaugural Address, President Barack Obama mentioned the uprising at the Stonewall Inn among other important milestones on the pathway to equality for all people in this country.

We honor those who fought for equality before us.

— 1 year ago with 316 notes
#Stonewall  #Stonewall Inn  #Stonewall Uprising  #Barack Obama  #President Obama  #Selma  #Seneca Falls  #LGBT  #GLAAD  #lesbian  #gay  #bisexual  #transgender 
We love this quote from President Barack Obama’s Inauguration speech (and the fact that he mentioned the uprising at the Stonewall Inn). 

We love this quote from President Barack Obama’s Inauguration speech (and the fact that he mentioned the uprising at the Stonewall Inn). 

— 1 year ago with 3302 notes
#Barack Obama  #LGBT  #lesbian  #gay  #bisexual  #transgender  #GLAAD  #President Obama 
Remember when President Barack Obama endorsed marriage equality in an interview with Robin Roberts?
The Good Morning America segment about the endorsement is nominated for a GLAAD Media Award! 
See who else is nominated.

Remember when President Barack Obama endorsed marriage equality in an interview with Robin Roberts?

The Good Morning America segment about the endorsement is nominated for a GLAAD Media Award! 

See who else is nominated.

— 1 year ago with 41 notes
#Barack Obama  #President Obama  #marriage equality  #Robin Roberts  #Good Morning America  #GLAAD  #GLAAD Media Awards  #LGBT  #lesbian  #gay  #bisexual  #transgender 
Get a lot for a little on Black Friday?
Here’s your chance to give back. On Tuesday November 27, 2012, global charities, families, businesses, community centers, students and more will come together for #GivingTuesday.
GLAAD needs your support on #GivingTuesday so we can continue leading the conversation about LGBT equality. Do your part on #GivingTuesday by donating just $2 (or hey, even $22) to support GLAAD’s culture-changing work!
The LGBT community saw huge strides this year, and GLAAD was there every step of the way. President Obama announced his support for marriage equality, hundreds of thousands of Americans took a stand against the Boy Scouts’ discriminatory policies, anti-gay TV commentators are being called out, the Miss Universe pageantbroke ground by including transgender women, and just a few weeks ago, three states, Maine, Maryland, and Washington, voted in support of marriage equality, and Minnesota rejected a marriage ban. 
We need your help to continue this life changing work. Please help us by donating $2 or $22 in the name of #GivingTuesday!

Get a lot for a little on Black Friday?

Here’s your chance to give back. On Tuesday November 27, 2012, global charities, families, businesses, community centers, students and more will come together for #GivingTuesday.

GLAAD needs your support on #GivingTuesday so we can continue leading the conversation about LGBT equality. Do your part on #GivingTuesday by donating just $2 (or hey, even $22) to support GLAAD’s culture-changing work!

The LGBT community saw huge strides this year, and GLAAD was there every step of the way. President Obama announced his support for marriage equality, hundreds of thousands of Americans took a stand against the Boy Scouts’ discriminatory policies, anti-gay TV commentators are being called out, the Miss Universe pageantbroke ground by including transgender women, and just a few weeks ago, three states, Maine, Maryland, and Washington, voted in support of marriage equality, and Minnesota rejected a marriage ban

We need your help to continue this life changing work. Please help us by donating $2 or $22 in the name of #GivingTuesday!

— 1 year ago with 23 notes
#Giving Tuesday  #GivingTuesday  #President Obama  #Barack Obama  #Boy Scouts of America  #LGBT  #lesbian  #gay  #bisexual  #transgender  #GLAAD 
Check out what President Obama had to say about the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” during his speech to the Democratic National Convention 

Check out what President Obama had to say about the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” during his speech to the Democratic National Convention 

— 2 years ago with 742 notes
#Barack Obama  #President Obama  #barack obama  #Don't Ask  #Don't Tell  #DADT  #Don't Ask Don't Tell  #military  #Obama  #speech  #gay  #LGBT  #lesbian  #bisexual  #transgender  #GLAAD 

Zach Wahls recorded a video for Obama’s reelection campaign in which he talks about the speech before the Iowa legislature which made him famous on YouTube, his two moms, and what President Obama’s endorsement of marriage equality means to him, and his family.

— 2 years ago with 26 notes
#Zach Wahls  #Barack Obama  #President Obama  #White House  #LGBT  #marriage equality  #Iowa  #gay  #lesbian  #bisexual  #transgender 
President Obama views part of the AIDS Memorial Quilt at the White House. Read more.

President Obama views part of the AIDS Memorial Quilt at the White House. Read more.

— 2 years ago with 578 notes
#Barack Obama  #President Obama  #White House  #AIDS  #HIV  #AIDS Memorial Quilt  #LGBT  #lesbian  #gay  #bisexual  #transgender