GLAAD Link - your daily round up of LGBT news, November 19, 2013

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Church of England working with Stonewall to combat homophobic bullying – PinkNews

Stench of Thatcher’s Section 28 lingers on – The Huffington Post

AIDS Memorial Quilt to be displayed at The City College of New York in honor of World AIDS Day – LGBT Weekly

HRC: NOM illegally withholding 2012 tax records – Towleroad

The 2013 POZ 100: Celebrating unsung heroes – The Huffington Post

NASA releases “It Gets Better” video – The Huffington Post

Carter Brown challenges black leaders to stand up for trans community – TransGriot

LGBT equality advocates protest “Russia Day” at the New York stock exchange – BuzzFeed

National LGBT Health Education Center’s webinar for medical care for transgender people – The Rainbow Times

Chile elects first openly gay lawmaker – Gay Star News


Marco Rubio thinks it’s okay to raise money for homophobes if you don’t mention gay people - Queerty

NYC men claim they were run out of McDonalds because customer and cashier thought they were gay - Towleroad

First ever Houston black trans organized Trans Day of Remembrance event tomorrow – TransGriot

LGBT families at risk as NYC ponders change to public housing rules - Advocate

300 Indiana clergy call on state to not ban marriage equality – Gay Star News

Past “found guilty” for officiating at his son’s wedding ceremony – PinkNews

Lesbian women wrongfully convicted of molesting children are expected to be freed – The Huffington Post

Boston Globe’s Jeff Jacoby pretends the free market already solved anti-LGBT employment discrimination – Equality Matters

Indiana universities go on record against marriage equality ban – The Huffington Post

Transgender woman murdered in Detroit – LGBT Weekly

VIDEO: Marriage equality news from HI, IL, ID, IN, ME, and OH – Towleroad

VIDEO: Is Washington D.C. the gayest place in America? - Towleroad


The Cheney sisters’ marriage equality fight is the battle for the GOP’s future in one family - Queerty

Why transgender inclusion is good for business - Advocate

10 things to know: Sally Ride - Advocate


First look at “The Fosters” winter premiere – After Ellen

CBS program Mike and Molly says “f*** you” to the LGBT community – The Huffington Post

“Whoopie Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley” airs on HBO – After Ellen

Trans singer performs a duet with her pre-transition self – BuzzFeed

New “Batwoman” writer promises to keep things superheroic and super gay – After Ellen

Margaret Cho discusses LGBT identity in comedy – The Huffington Post

The award-winning LGBT book Missing becomes the indie movie He Is Gone – The Huffington Post

PHOTOS: High-glamour LGBT superstars get gorgeous for new photo project - Queerty


Gay Puerto Rican boxer Oscar Cruz marries boyfriend – Washington Blade

International Olympic Committee won’t challenge Russian anti-LGBT broadcast under Olympic banner – BuzzFeed

Vitaly Mutko, Russian Sports Minister, calls timing of anti-gay “propaganda” mistake – The Huffington Post

Should straight allies back away from the spotlight in the LGBT sports movement? - Towleroad

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