GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, June 6, 2014

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Lucky Charms reveals LGBT equality campaign for Pride - Gay Star News

Stonewall: Pride needs to be more inclusive for black and trans people - PinkNews

The most gay-friendly city in the US may not be the one you'd expect - PinkNews

Slovak lawmakers approve marriage equality ban - Washington Blade

Pentagon celebrates Pride with trans speaker - Washington Blade

Majority of same-sex couples can now marry in the US - The Advocate

New evidence confirms the "gay gene" exists - Queerty


Utah to appeal marriage equality recognition ruling - The Huffington Post

Transgender man files suit against NYC, says he was barred from locker room at public pool - Towleroad

Trans New Yorkers celebrate birth certificate news - Out

Central Conference of American Rabbis join federal lawsuit challenging North Carolina's ban on marriage equality - LGBT Weekly

Texas GOP platform draft endorses "gay conversion therapy" - The Huffington Post

Jailed Connecticut trans teen to be released - The Advocate

Trans advocate demands apology from university for allowing Dan Savage to say "t****," making school "unsafe" - Queerty

Hillsong New York pastor refuses to judge gay people and hopes they're always in his congregation - Gay Star News

Houston Style Magazine issues a retraction to problematic HERO post - TransGriot

Washington Times claims taxpayers have to pay for "t***** grannies" after Medicare changes - PinkNews


It's time for people to stop using the social construct of "biological sex" to defend their transmisogyny - Autostraddle

Here's a love story told in data about American families and how we're evolving - Upworthy

Meet the LGBT leaders who used to be homeless - The Advocate

28 stages every "baby gay" goes through - BuzzFeed

Finishing the job of the LGBT movement - Washington Blade

Watch now! Edie Windsor talks DOMA and her new life on HuffPost Live - AfterEllen

A gay dad's Father's Day - LGBT Weekly


Lisa Ling revisits trans subjects in "Our America" on OWN - AfterEllen

WATCH: Gay YouTube tackles biphobia - The Advocate

Rock singer Tyler Glenn on how his struggle to remain Mormon and be openly gay - Gay Star News

A Great Big World duo to headline Boston Pride's Festival 2014 - The Rainbow Times


Jason Collins shares his experiences growing up gay in "It Got Better" - Jason Collins

Gay soccer player reveals reason why he can't come out - Gay Star News

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