GLAAD Link - your daily round up of LGBT news, November 13, 2013

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Onward to the House for ENDA – Washington Blade

Judge orders documents related to anti-gay, discredited Mark Regnerus parenting study exposed – Towleroad

Becca Gorman, student, asks Apple to change “gay” dictionary definition – The Huffington Post

LGBT military celebrated on US Veterans Day – Gay Star News

Poll: Americans find Confederate flag “more acceptable” than rainbow LGBT pride flag – PinkNews

Scotland: Government rebukes Tory leader and says equal marriage “proceeding on schedule” – PinkNews

Europe is about to get its second gay Prime Minister – BuzzFeed

Five “suspected lesbians” arrested in Senegal, face possible prison time – Towleroad

Russian editor arrested for printing “being gay is normal” – Gay Star News

Bangladesh: Third gender hijra to be recognized in official documents – PinkNews

Poland: Giant rainbow set on fire by far-right thugs – PinkNews

Tomboy Beauty Pageant in the Philippines causes an internet sensation - BuzzFeed


Transgender Awareness Week: Transgender Equal Rights Coalition calls for legislative action on Equal Access Bill – The Rainbow Times

Hawaii marriage equality bill clears final hurdle – Washington Blade

Timeline: Hawaii’s marriage equality movement from the ‘80s to today - Queerty

Transgender high school coach comes out – Advocate

Meet the anti-LGBT extremists behind the campaign to repeal California’s transgender protections – LGBT Weekly

PHOTOS: New exhibit highlights diversity of LGBT families – Advocate

The next Prop 8? Opponents submit signatures to repeal transgender students’ rights in California – Feministing

Maryland advocates turn focus to transgender equality - The Baltimore Sun


Why transgender people belong in your bathrooms – The Huffington Post

Why it is important to remember LGBT teenagers when you donate to holiday toy programs – The Huffington Post

A “trifecta of discrimination”? Women of color have a trifecta of power! – The Huffington Post

Death of a Libertarian – The Huffington Post

What the National Organization for Marriage’s shift to trans-bashing means – The Huffington Post

25 beautiful photos of LGBT men of color that will make you believe in love again – BuzzFeed

True stories from unstoppably extraordinary lesbian moms – The Huffington Post


Not buying Dallas Buyers Club – The Huffington Post

“Totally Biased W. Kamau Bell” explains sex vs. gender for confused “Fox & Friends” hosts – The Huffington Post

O’Reilly: Transgender-inclusive locker rooms like Hooters without chicken wings – Equality Matters

Violence, lack of inclusion make film choices challenging – Advocate

PHOTOS: Nine notable bisexual men – Queerty

Why Teen Wolf is an orientation-blind utopia – Advocate

Quinn Marcus, the resident lesbian of MTV’s “Girl Code” – After Ellen

Transgender model Carmen Carrera responds to Victoria’s Secret petition – The Huffington Post

James Franco blasts Michael Fassbender character in Shame and movie’s depiction of gay people – Gay Star News

WATCH: Macklemore has card that lets gay people marry the hell out of each other - Queerty'


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