GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, September 22, 2014

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


Understanding issues facing bisexual Americans - LGBT Map

Prominent Vancouver LGBT advocate Jim Deva dies in freak accident - VIDEO – Towleroad

Devon newspaper: Gay people will cause the collapse of civilization – PinkNews

Nicolas Sarkozy: Marriage equality is "humiliating families" – PinkNews

Julia Gillard: "I accept gay marriage will happen in Australia" – Gay Star News

250,000 gay couples married in America in the first decade of marriage equality – Gay Star News

Chad wants to criminalize LGBT couples – Gay Star News

Ugandan LGBT equality advocate granted asylum – The Advocate

Grindr addresses concerns over Egyptian police using app to arrest gay men – Towleroad

Gay attorney confirmed as top lawyer for Air Force – Washington Blade

South Africa pro-gay mosque draws backlash – Towleroad

India gets first transgender TV news anchor – The Advocate

Australia: Trans teenager says supermarket cashier "laughed in face" over old ID – PinkNews

Here's how a terrorist's son became a peace advocate – The Huffington Post

Decades of old research leads to possible HIV vaccine for kids – The Advocate

Watch: US inaugural poet pens stunning tribute to marriage equality – PinkNews

Anti-LGBT cardinal who claimed homophobia is "perfectly just" could be demoted – PinkNews

How HBCUs respond to a call for inclusion of LGBT students – The Huffington Post

Brazil: Schoolboys wear skirts in protest after trans girl fined for wearing female uniform – PinkNews

U.S. census will finally count gay, lesbian families – The Advocate


Gay marriage news watch: RBG, AR, CO, WV, WI, IN, FL, NC, GA, MO, WY - VIDEO – Towleroad

Utah companies reject "God Loves Gays" billboards – Towleroad

Hundreds rally at Utah capitol against adoption and marriage rights for gay couples: VIDEO – Towleroad

US federal judge stalls on West Virginia marriage equality case – Gay Star News

Catholic church to married gay couple: You must divorce in order to receive communion again –Towleroad

Meet the Iowa lesbians finally married after 72 years – The Advocate

"Black Trans* women's lives matter" to hold vigil in D.C. – The Advocate

North Carolina congressman says businesses shouldn't be forced to hire LGBT people – The Advocate


Op-ed: The long, powerful history between labor and LGBT advocates – The Advocate

Op-ed: They're trans, they're Hispanic, and they've changed this world – The Advocate

Op-ed: These lesbians will break your heart – The Advocate


Watch: Feminist Emma Watson delivers amazing speech on gender equality – The New Civil Rights Movement

8 indie games featuring queer relationships, eroticism, and hugs – Autostraddle

One Direction singer Liam Payne: saying I’m not gay doesn’t make me a homophobe – PinkNews

In the galleries: Trans time – The Advocate

WATCH: Finding the funny in "ex-gay" marriages and a queerpocalypse – The Advocate

Erasure is back with a new album and a still sexy gay rock star – The Advocate

Macklemore and Ed Sheeran perform "Same Love" - VIDEO – Towleroad

Neil Patrick Harris to direct husband David Burtka's cabaret act – The Advocate


Study aims to find prevalence of homophobia in New Zealand sports – PinkNews

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