In accordance with range, GLAAD has eliminated Bohemian Rhapsody from any nominations during the GLAAD Media Awards.

GLAAD took the expressed terms away from my lips, finally calling down Singer for their behavior and demanding the allegations be used seriously. They tell:

“In light for the latest allegations against director Bryan Singer, GLAAD has made the difficult decision to remove ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ from contention for a GLAAD Media Award when you look at the Outstanding Film – Wide launch category in 2010. This week’s tale when you look at the Atlantic documenting unspeakable harms endured by teenage boys and teenage males taken to light a truth that can’t be ignored and on occasion even tacitly rewarded. The Atlantic story wrongfully used ‘homophobia’ to deflect from intimate attack allegations and GLAAD urges the media together with industry at big to not gloss within the undeniable fact that survivors of sexual attack ought to be placed first, we’re in the middle of a reckoning that is cultural. Though there clearly was when time whenever company as always could carry on amid legitimate allegations of intimate attack and physical violence, that era is finished forever. The present allegations regarding Bryan Singer’s behavior are horrifying and MUST be studied really and investigated. We think, nevertheless, that people must deliver an obvious and unequivocal message to LGBTQ youth and all sorts of survivors of intimate attack that GLAAD and our community will stay with survivors and can perhaps not be silent regarding protecting them from those that would do them damage. Continue reading