GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, June 9, 2014

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

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Slovakia becomes seventh anti-LGBT-equality EU nation - The Advocate

Prestigious US military color guard makes history at Washington DC Pride - Gay Star News

Zambian government: Decriminalization of being gay would be an affront to Christianity - PinkNews

Trinidad: Caribbean LGBT youth unite to push for repeal of anti-gay laws - PinkNews

Edie Windsor to advocate for homeless LGBT youth - Out

LOCAL/REGIONAL

TrevorLIVE NY to showcase top talent to combat LGBT youth suicide - The Huffington Post

Black gay dads who blew up Twitter respond to hate - The Advocate

Louisiana trio accused of enslaving trans women - The Advocate

Gay Republican group "stop fighting" endorsement of "gay cure" therapy in Texas platform - PinkNews

Seattle mayor reflects on gun violence as a city among highest in antigay crimes - The Advocate

Judge rules Jewish ex-gay therapy group might be liable for damages - Gay Star News

Salt Lake City police officer placed on leave after refusing to work at gay Pride parade - Towleroad

Hawaii: Sex education lessons to require "opt-in" over fears of "normalizing" being gay - PinkNews

US school adopts anti-discrimination bathroom policy for trans students - Gay Star News

Heart Gallery NYC launches "Forever Families" Pride exhibit in Times Square - The Huffington Post

Texas Republicans adopt hard-line on immigration, LGBT equality - The Huffington Post

COMMENTARY

Meet the photographer who's spent 35 years capturing the beauty of transgender & gender non-conforming people - The Huffington Post

How Europe has influenced the UK's journey on LGBT equality - PinkNews

Sara Farizan is your new favorite queer YA novelist - BuzzFeed

Dating masculine women is not the same thing as dating men - The Huffington Post

"Genderbent" project explores the diverse transgender and gender nonconforming community - The Huffington Post

Op-ed: Why LGBTQ literature matters - The Advocate

When I call myself bisexual - The Huffington Post

ENTERTAINMENT

Jodie Foster and Taylor Schilling talk "women ruling TV" at Netflix panel - After Ellen

Gay Pride lessons from TV lesbians - After Ellen

George Takei: LGBTs need to be a bit angry to come out and change things - Gay Star News

Duck Dynasty version of the Bible will be published in October - Gay Star News

Articles criticized for claiming that R Kelly's trans son is transitioning as part of a "trans guy trend" - PinkNews

Sci-fi show Orphan Black introduces trans character - PinkNews

Gay people win big at the Tony Awards - Out

SPORTS

Michael Sam: My teammates respect me, no problems with the Rams - PinkNews

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