GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, December 5, 2013

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Susan Rice: LGBT rights an essential part of US foreign policy - Washington Blade

10 House members call on Boehner to bring up ENDA - Washington Blade

7 massive injustices LGBT immigrants face in the detention system - Autostraddle

Cameroon LGBT advocate granted asylum in US after receiving death threats for taking part in film - PinkNews

Federal official refuses to say whether office is protecting trans workers - BuzzFeed

Making LGBT spirits bright this holiday season - Advocate

Leading Russian gay advocates fined under country's federal anti-LGBT "propaganda law" - BuzzFeed

Higher AIDS drug costs under Obamacare? - Washington Blade

Threats force Russian LGBT activist to cancel trip to DC - Washington Blade

Cleric: Why would I call for the death of gay people when my sister is gay? - PinkNews

Xavier Bettel is Luxembourg's first gay Prime Minister - The Huffington Post

Utah marriage equality ban weighed by federal judge - The Huffington Post

Israeli President Shimon Peres says he supports marriage equality - Gay Star News

Archbishop of Wales "delighted" to attend LGBT carol service - Gay Star News


Rep. Randy Forbes (R-VA) crusading against gay republican candidates - Towleroad

Indiana professor files bias complaint - Washington Blade

Arizona Technology Council adds LGBT equality to lobbying agenda - LGBT Weekly

Gay couple's discrimination complaint against Masterpiece Cakeshop heard in court - The Huffington Post


14 things you can say to bisexual people that are guaranteed to annoy them - BuzzFeed

The 6 most inspiring LGBT-themed TED Talks - After Ellen

Why are the media labeling Tom Daley as gay? - The Huffington Post

Russia's high court declares "gay propaganda" constitutional - Advocate

19 things NOT to say to someone when they come out to you - BuzzFeed

Outgrowing Texas: Gay adolescence under the Lone Star - Out


US version of Morrissey's book edits out his relationship with a man - Gay Star News

WATCH: Jared Leto on avoiding trans character cliche for "Dallas Buyers Club" - Advocate

Perez Hilton to co-produce, star in reality series about gay dads - Towleroad

The Battle of amfAR: How Liz Taylor tricked Reagan into talking about AIDS - Out

Cult film "But I'm a Cheerleader" to get a musical makeover - BuzzFeed


WATCH: The best from 6 Olympic gay divers - Advocate

NBC expresses support for Johnny Weir's apology to gay advocates - Towleroad

Understanding the stigma behind being an LGBT athlete - The Huffington Post

Magic Johnson's Christian faith, gay son, and how he loves both - The Huffington Post

"You Can Play" working with NFL on LGBT youth initiative - The Huffington Post

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