by Alexandra Bolles, Senior Strategist, Global and US South - GLAAD Blog
[NOTE: Amanda Watson, a queer mother with two children, came of age and started her family in Mississippi. This is her reflection on growing up in, coming out in, and ultimately leaving the Magnolia State.
Surrogacy Beyond Borders is helping gay and lesbian couples to start families. With the help of the San Diego Fertility Clinic, Frost turns to Mexico for surrogates, keeping them safe, healthy and protected.
According to preliminary findings from the world’s largest study on the issue, the children of gay parents are doing equally well or better than the children of straight parents on a number of key health and well-being indicators.
For many LGBT families, Tax Day marks the end of an annual encounter with inequality. Although the federal tax code began incorporating marriage and family-based tax incentives in 1913, many LGBT families still cannot benefit from this tax relief.
It took 60 years to bring on the real deal in American family values, and it’s about time. “Modern Family” hit the waves with an honest depiction of 21st century American family life, and it’s brilliant.