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Blog Posts for Health Care

December 24, 2015 11:16 am

15 Steps Towards Justice in 2015

As the year comes to a close, here are 15 (plus a bonus for the New Year) things your support helped GLAD take on in 2015:

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August 21, 2015 12:11 pm

Have You Experienced a Health Insurance Exclusion for Your Same-Sex Spouse at Walmart?

Are you a current or former Wal-Mart employee and during your employment at Wal-Mart you were in a valid and legal marriage to a person of the same sex but were denied spousal healthcare coverage for your spouse? 

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June 24, 2015 9:09 am


For the past few weeks, GLAD has been soliciting responses from our community on what ‘Justice’ means to them. Check out some of the inspired responses we got from Boston Pride on GLAD’s Instagram.

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March 31, 2015 9:06 am

This is What a (Marriage Equality) Movement Looks Like

The real test of a movement is whether it has the vision to imagine an even more just society for everyone, and the tenacity to get it done.

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March 19, 2015 12:58 pm

Why We’re Asking the U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Michelle Kosilek’s Case

The Transgender Rights Project at GLAD is committed to using the best legal and advocacy tools available to ensure all transgender and gender non-conforming people can live full, open, authentic lives in safety, with dignity, and free from discrimination because of their gender identity or expression.

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March 12, 2015 9:49 am

Advancing Health Care Access for Transgender People


Ensuring access to medical care for transgender people is one of the most dynamic areas of GLAD’s Transgender Right’s Project’s work.

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February 17, 2015 12:08 pm

LGBTQ Youth of Color Asked to Share Thoughts for “Our Health Matters” Study

Fenway Health, BAGLY, and Boston GLASS are teaming up with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans*, Queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth organizations in the Boston area to learn about programs that 13 to 17 year old youth attend or may want to attend.

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January 1, 2015 9:04 am

My New Year’s Commitment: A More Just World

In 2015, we at GLAD are committed to do better by our community with your help and support.

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December 8, 2014 11:39 am

Dream Big in 2015

What are our big dreams for 2015?  It’s all about creating a world in which we are not just accepted, but celebrated. 

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August 7, 2014 2:54 pm

Rhode Island: Celebrating a Year of Marriage Equality & Sustaining the Movement for Equal Justice

Happy one year anniversary of marriage Rhode Island! As the 10th state in the country and the first of 7 states last year to end marriage discrimination, Rhode Island was the tipping point. Thanks to your efforts, the marriage equality front is advancing across the country at lightning speed

And since last August, GLAD has secured victory after victory to move us closer to full equality

But equality is not the finish line.

GLAD's mission - our mission – has always been not equality under law, but equal justice under law.

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