GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, September 15, 2014

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Here are 13 GOP Congressmen who oppose gays more than they support our troops - The New Civil Rights Movement

VIDEO: 24,000 transgender people may be ineligible to vote in November due to voter ID - Towleroad

PepsiCo launches "Purple On!" anti-bullying campaign in support of GLAAD's annual Spirit Day - LGBT Weekly

Facebook begins enforcing "real name" policy, disproportionately affecting LGBT performers - Towleroad

HRC reboots its mission toward greater trans inclusion - The Huffington Post

Religions' acceptance of gay and lesbian people increases - The Advocate

Ben & Jerry's one of 30 top corporations petitioning Supreme Court to let gay couples marry - The New Civil Rights Movement

Blocking puberty is beneficial for transgender youth - The Advocate


Wisconsin judges are granting adoption rights to same-sex couples - BuzzFeed

With gay group allowed to march, Catholic League drops out of NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade - Gay Star News

Indiana agrees to recognize marriage of lesbian with advanced ovarian cancer - The Huffington Post

Breaking: Federal judge issues emergency order requiring Arizona recognize one same-sex couple's marriage - The New Civil Rights Movement

New Jersey cop files lawsuit claiming he was harassed, discriminated against for being gay - Towleroad

Colorado transgender teen crowned homecoming princess - Towleroad


When well-meaning sentiments are actually straightsplaining in disguise - Out

#WhyIStayed is our hashtag, too - The Huffington Post

The queer history of Eleanor Roosevelt you won't see in the Ken Burns documentary - AfterEllen

Gay Christian Mingle: A story of LGBT second adolescents - The Huffington Post

You don't tell your friends you have two dads? - The Huffington Post

LGBT YouTubers react to viral video of gay son coming out to his family - Gay Star News

5 things you should never ask a lesbian mom - The Huffington Post

Q&A with @GayAtHomeDad - The Advocate

Op-ed: My dad and I helped each other come out - The Advocate


How Andreja Pejic fashioned her own version of womanhood - BuzzFeed

Snoop Dogg under fire for labeling fan a "f**" on Instagram - PinkNews

How MTV's "Virgin Territory" encouraged one man to come out on national television - The Huffington Post

Metro Station's "She Likes Girls" is about unrequited love for a lesbian - AfterEllen

Exclusive: HBO doc explores anti-gay sentiment in Russia - Out

WATCH: Meet trailblazing two-spirit performer ICEIS Rain - The Advocate

#TBT: The gay Jersey boy - The Advocate

What makes a film "gay"? - The Advocate

WATCH: NY radio hosts fired for transphobic rant are back on the air - The Advocate

college guys reveal the secrets of gay life on campus - Queerty


Former football pro David Kopay opens up about being gay in the NFL in the 1960s - Towleroad

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