GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, January 7, 2014

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

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Ugandan PM says "gays are like abnormal mongols but should not be harmed" - PinkNews

British gay group to expand international advocacy efforts - Washington Blade

Gay couple told to dissolve civil partnership if they want to marry - Gay Star News

Former Vatican guard: I was regularly asked for sex by priests - Gay Star News

Scottish band mistaken for Californian parade with gay couple's marriage by senders of anti-gay messages - PinkNews

Israeli police officers arrested following attack on transgender woman - Advocate

LGBT groups ask apple to cut ties with Russian retailer after Creative Director advocates burning gay people alive - BuzzFeed

Change.org deletes Indian petition to reject gays' "repulsive and extremely abnormal lifestyle" - BuzzFeed

Pope Francis loves your kids but your relationship is a different matter - Queerty

LOCAL/REGIONAL

Lawsuit filed to challenge Arizona ban on marriage equality - PinkNews

Dying gay Marine given honorable discharge 58 years after being kicked out of US armed forces - Gay Star News

Utah man on anti-gay hunger strike requests pizza while Supreme Court halts marriage equality - The Huffington Post

Gay Catholic school vice principal: I was told to divorce my husband if I wanted to keep job - The Huffington Post

Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert applauds Supreme Court's halt of marriage equality - Gay Star News

COMMENTARY

Stunning black-and-white photos that challenge norms of masculinity - The Huffington Post

Don't be scared: 8 reasons not to fear marriage equality - The Huffington Post

When do I finally get to belong? On being both native and LGBT enough - Autostraddle

"We made this family": End-of-life care in the LGBT community - The Huffington Post

Religious homophobia is still homophobia - The Huffington Post

Return of LGBT groups to Little Saigon's "Tet" Parade is a community win - The Huffington Post

ENTERTAINMENT

Flawless trans women Carmen Carrera and Laverne Cox respond flawlessly to Katie Couric's invasive questions - Autostraddle

Playwright Daniel McClung killed in Manhattan high-rise fire - The Huffington Post

Margaret Cho in "bisexual chic" - Out

(Lesbian) Agent Victoria Hand returns to "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." - After Ellen

Good Morning America's Robin Roberts talks about girlfriend on air upon return from holidays - Gay Star News

After 42 years together, Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner get married - Gay Star News

Spanish lesbian web series "Chica Busca Chica" inspires new film "Girl Gets Girl" - After Ellen

Crystal Bowersox, "American Idol" star, reflects on coming out as bi - The Huffington Post

SPORTS

VIDEO: Janet Napolitano talks Sochi, "evolves" on marriage equality - Towleroad

Kluwe: There are witnesses to Vikings coach's hostility - Advocate

Fallon Fox: MMA's first transgender fighter - The Huffington Post

Anti-homophobia "Principle 6" campaign now an official sponsor of Australia's bobsled teams - Towelroad

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