CNN suspended political analyst Roland Martin on Wednesday for “offensive” tweets during the Super Bowl that some critics said were anti-gay.
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Supporters are rallying to counter a conservative group’s campaign urging JC Penney to fire Ellen DeGeneres as a spokeswoman because she is openly gay.
By FRAZIER MOORE NEW YORK — The number of gay and bisexual characters on scripted broadcast network TV has dipped slightly this season to 19 out of nearly 650 roles,… More
By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The advocacy group GLAAD rated ABC Family as “excellent” in its portrayal of gay and lesbian characters, only the second… More
LOS ANGELES –”Glee,” “Modern Family” and “Project Runway” are winners of the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation’s 22nd annual Media Awards. Prizes for outstanding comedy series and reality program… More
The ‘Jersey Shore’ cast got in a bit of hot water after last week’s ‘Jersey Shore Reunion Special’—and no, we’re not talkin’ about hot tubs! GLAAD claims MTV aired an… More
According to the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation’s 15th annual “Where We Are on TV” report, the number of gay or lesbian characters appearing on scripted broadcast series increased… More
BY: Frazier Moore NEW YORK – MTV held a solid lead among 15 networks for its representation of gay characters last season, according to a report released Friday. In its… More
‘The View,’ that daily talk show full of chatty ladies, often makes headlines for some controversial comment, often coming from hosts Sherri Shepherd or Elisabeth Hasselbeck. But for a program… More
BY: David Bauder NEW YORK – After a meeting with gay and lesbian activists on Thursday, NBC’s ‘Today‘ show said it is changing the rules for its annual wedding contest… More