GLAAD Link - your round-up of LGBT headlines - September 25, 2014

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

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Slate's Dear Prudence changes tune on bisexuality – The Advocate

Domestic violence in the LGBT – The Huffington Post

Northern Ireland health minister blocks LGBT, womens' equality groups on Twitter – Towleroad

Russia’s constitutional court upholds LGBT "propaganda" law – PinkNews

Teacher suspended for slapping "I'm Gay" message on teen's back – Gay Star News

TBT: Happy birthday Truman – The Advocate

India transgender woman pushed off train, dies – Gay Star News

Malaysia among worst places to be trans –Gay Star News

LGBT couple in Azerbaijan fear for lives after engagement photo is shared by media – Gay Star News

Revisiting the lavender menace: Why LGBT women should care about abortion rights – AfterEllen

Former President Jimmy Carter on LGBT equality: Jesus Christ never discriminated against anyone – The Huffington Post

LOCAL/REGIONAL

Trans survivors find refuge from violence, poverty – The Advocate

Breaking: All three suspects in Philadelphia anti-LGBT hate attack are free on bail (Video) –The New Civil Rights Movement

Southern Baptists expel LGBT-accepting church – The Advocate

WATCH: Brian Sims get passionate over hate crimes bill – Out Magazine

Legendary Black LGBT disco on the market in L.A. – Out Magazine

Same-sex couples featured in Metro ads on discrimination – Washington Blade

PA senator comes out at news conference – Washington Blade

COMMENTARY

Our transgender child – Salon

Just the right fit – Washington Blade

In or out? – Washington Blade

Op-ed: Remembering the AIDS crisis as a gay trans man in a double-closet – The Advocate

You need help: I came out to my mom (again) and you can, too – Autostraddle

Why I study LGBT and disability in social work – The Huffington Post

Because I’m Black, too – Autostraddle

Coming out: The pros and cons – The Huffington Post

ENTERTAINMENT

A chilling must-read: Tinseltown – Out Magazine

Amazon's "Transparent" is this year's best new show, and everyone should watch it right now – The Huffington Post

Re-imagined gay Cinderella story opens at London LGBT theatre – PinkNews

Bill Nighy: "Pride is one of the best jobs I ever had" – Gay Star News

Gotham offers first glimpse of lesbian & bisexual characters? – SheWired

Home design guru Nate Berkus and hubby Jeremiah Brent expecting first child – Gay Star News

Lena Dunham's new documentary will explore formalwear for trans folks – The Advocate

Becoming Travolta (Queer fat femmes in a world without role models) – The Huffington Post

Partygoers dressed as Madonna set record – Washington Blade

PHOTOS: New Vegas nightclub makes history with Laverne Cox – Queerty

SPORTS

International Olympic Committee adds anti-discrimination clause to host city contract – PinkNews

Billy Bean's second chance to change baseball – The Advocate

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