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GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, April 10, 2014

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Today's top LGBT news headlines. For more news updated throughout the day, visit www.glaad.org

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Bill to mandate gay-straight alliances in all schools fails in Alberta Canada - Gay Star News

Catholic Archbishop OK's baptism of lesbian couple's child - The Advocate

Crimea's gay community fears for life under Russia - The Huffington Post

Comic book publisher ends relationship with vendor over marriage equality - The Advocate

Busy day for House GOP: Blocks bills on minimum wage, equal pay, LGBT equality, mine safety - The Huffington Post

Chick-fil-A hopes NYC will forget that whole hating-gays thing - The Huffington Post

VIDEO: Rep. Louie Gohmert and Attorney General Holder fight over contempt, LGBT equality, and other issues - Towleroad

Barney Frank blasts Uganda over anti-gay law - Washington Blade

Before civil rights address, advocates ask where Obama is on LGBT job bias - BuzzFeed

Coffman becomes 7th Republican to co-sponsor ENDA - Washington Blade

Britain's first openly lesbian MP Angela Eagle: I can't believe the minister for women is anti-LGBT equality - PinkNews

Italy's Grosseto ordered to recognize gay couple's US marriage - The Huffington Post

LOCAL/REGIONAL

Texas teacher suspended after parents complained because she is transgender - PinkNews

Lesbian one-woman show canceled at a South Carolina University following complaints from local lawmakers - BuzzFeed

Broadway benefit to honor bullied My Little Pony fan - The Advocate

A transgender teacher in Hawai'i inspires a global campaign - The Huffington Post

Former Marine chronicles journey coming out as a trans woman on YouTube - BuzzFeed

Catholic church fires "gifted" gay musician for marrying his partner - PinkNews

Underwear store has HIV+ mannequin in window - Queerty

VIDEO: Minnesota lawmaker claims HIV is spread through sweat, among other lies - Towleroad

Minnesota governor signs anti-bullying bill that covers LGBT students - Gay Star News

Utah makes last-ditch effort to drop criticized scholar before marriage arguments - BuzzFeed

What to watch for in today's tenth circuit court marriage hearing on the Utah marriage equality ban - Towleroad

"We don't have time to wait" says 78-year-old plaintiff in new NC marriage lawsuit - Towleroad

COMMENTARY

Fund this: LGBT photo project designed to empower queer individuals - OUT

My transgender journey from the Philippines to New York runways - The Huffington Post

Want to support the women of the Trans 100? Here's how - Autostraddle

Op-ed: Getting youth to tweet about HIV - The Advocate

Mothers and Sons and a father like me - The Huffington Post

ENTERTAINMENT

No, gay rapper Fly Young Red didn't just join Lil Wayne's music label - Towleroad

Alec Baldwin deletes homophobic tweet to former Romney aide - BuzzFeed

WATCH: Singer is "proud of who I am" in stirring anti-bullying video - The Advocate

SPORTS

VIDEO: UMass player Derrick Gordon talks to MSNBC after becoming first out gay NCAA player - Towleroad

Top soccer star found guilty over anti-gay gesture - Gay Star News

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