Kelly Ripa Gives Inspiring Speech at 2015 GLAAD Media Awards

She says her kids are puzzled when they hear stories about inequality in world.

Watch the full speech below.

Other highlights from the night, hosted by Ross Matthews, include:

"We are so honored to be part of this change and this revolution," said Tambor, who stars as transgender parent Maura Pfefferman on the show.

"Although trans people are more visible than ever, visibility is only one part of the equation," she said. "We must still fight for LGBTQ rights in the workplace ... and for protection from violence that devastates LGBTQ people and trans women, particularly trans women of color in horrific numbers."

The event was presented by Ketel One and Calvin Burwell, head of marketing for Diageo North America, said: "These nights ... you get to see for a moment the full diversity and splendor of the LGBT community, all the allies.