5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 14

1. “The next guy to appear is not your traditional man, he’s gay!” CNN’s Carol Costello appeared to want more straight, white men in Hillary Clinton’s campaign announcement video.

2. “Look, if people are involved in activities that are immoral and wrong, you can love them, but you don’t respect what they do and you try and help them find a way out. Whether they’re alcoholics, whether they’re murderers or adulterers. Whether they’re perverts, pornographers or whatever. You want help them. Or homosexuals, you want to help them out.” Dr. Steven Hotze in testimony before a Texas House Committee where he said the state should subvert the Supreme Court if they legalize same-sex marriage.

3. A Hungarian national has been convicted of running a gay sex slave ring out of a Miami home, where the three victims were forced to prostitute themselves for up to 20 hours a day.

4. A Florida eye clinic is out $150,000 after losing a lawsuit that alleged sex discrimination against a transgender employee, who was fired after she began to present as a woman. The clinic will also implement a new gender discrimination policy and provide training to the staff regarding gender stereotype discrimination.

5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Buzzfeed with “9 Questions Gay People Have for Straight People.”