GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, March 24, 2014

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NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Joe Biden describes lack of LGBT equality in US as "close to barbaric," calls on congress to pass ENDA - Queerty

To Google, "bisexual" still equals porn - The Advocate

Five media personalities honored for defending LGBT equality in the Philippines - Gay Asia News

Catholic League president declines invite to march in NYC Pride Parade - Gay Star News

Advocates call for protection of LGBT equality in Southeast Asia at ASEAN People's Forum - Gay Star News

Advocate: Russia LGBT equality record continues to deteriorate - Washington Blade

Ethiopia plan to make LGBT intimacy a non-pardonable crime - Gay Star News

Westboro's picket against Lorde met with messages of sympathy for the family of Fred Phelps - Gay Star News

Trans youth find community on the internet - The Huffington Post

NYT trend story: "The word 'homosexual' is offensive - The Advocate

Support for marriage equality increases with black US Protestants - Gay Star News

Obama administration to take action in response to Uganda's anti-gay law - BuzzFeed

Ghanaian politician claims Africa can resist West on LGBT equality by trade boycott - Gay Star News

LOCAL/REGIONAL

Gay student says he was rejected from college after coming out - The Huffington Post

Federal judge strikes down Michigan marriage man as unconstitutional - BuzzFeed

WATCH: First couple married in Michigan - OUT

Federal appeals court puts Michigan weddings for LGBT couples on hold - BuzzFeed

LGBT victim of domestic violence: "I felt trapped" because I was in the closet - The Huffington Post

WATCH: Arkansas trans woman fired for using women's restroom - The Advocate

Rhode Island gay Speaker of the House resigns following raid - The Rainbow Times

Maryland lawmaker: trans bill would "normalize abnormal behavior" - Washington Blade

COMMENTARY

For LGBT persons, a strong, loving relationship is even more important - The Huffington Post

Join Janet Mock, me, and other trans women writers in a Women's History Month Google+ hangout - Autostraddle

To be young, gay, and African - The Huffington Post

The journalistic quest to write an accurate story about bisexuality - Autostraddle

2014 Trans 100 list revealed next weekend - TransGriot

ENTERTAINMENT

Angel Haze live-tweets a homophobic incident on her Virgin Atlantic flight - BuzzFeed

VIDEO: Documentary on gay "undocumented immigrant" and journalist Jose Antonio Vargas to air - Towleroad

Theo James wants to see a gay superhero on screen - Gay Star News

Radio host wants gay and transgender people banned from the military - Gay Star News

SPORTS

AP corrects itself for calling Nets jerseys "gay" - The Advocate

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