1. Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin signed into law Wednesday a bill banning conversion therapy in the state, joining California, Illinois, New Jersey, Oregon and Washington, D.C.
2. An eighth grader in Copperas Cove, Texas was sent home from her public school for wearing a pro-gay t-shirt.
3. Introducing Diversity House, the first shelter for homeless LGBT youth on the Gulf Coast.
4. YouTube restored a gay fetish site’s videos after being accused of anti-gay bias.
5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Irish alt baroque-pop group Elm tackle transgender issues with the new video for their single “Concentrate.”