GLAAD Report: 17% Of Gamers Identify As LGBTQ

GLAAD's inaugural Gaming Report found a growing number of LGBTQ gamers while LGBTQ characters in games lag far behind.

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today released its inaugural State of LGBTQ Inclusion in Video Games report, a first-of-its-kind comprehensive look at LGBTQ inclusion in video games.

GLAAD’s Gaming Report found a growing number of LGBTQ gamers while LGBTQ characters in games lag far behind. Continue reading “GLAAD Report: 17% Of Gamers Identify As LGBTQ”

Favorite LGBTQ Moments At The Emmy Awards + More News

My favorite moments from last night’s Emmy Awards plus some news stories you might have missed:

Elton John Gets His EGOT: With his win in the Outstanding Variety Special (Live) category for “Elton John Live: Farewell From Dodger Stadium,” Sir Elton achieves true EGOT status, having won Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Awards. Only 19 artists have attained the rarified status. Continue reading “Favorite LGBTQ Moments At The Emmy Awards + More News”

GLAAD Celebrates 5th Annual Spirit Day Concert

GLAAD President & CEO Sarah Kate Ellis and this year’s host, Frankie Grande, presented GLAAD’s 5th annual Spirit Day Concert, bringing awareness to Spirit Day – an anti-bullying campaign supporting LGBTQ youth.

The concert shone the spotlight on some of the music industry’s top performers and emerging queer intersectional artists who are revolutionizing the industry and changing the world. Continue reading “GLAAD Celebrates 5th Annual Spirit Day Concert”