1. Ireland’s Leo Varadkar, child of an Indian immigrant, is positioned to become the first-ever openly gay prime minister.
2. Several days into Pride Month … President Trump has yet to acknowledge it. He did, however, proclaim June to be the month to celebrate both the ocean and the outdoors.
3. Activists are disgusted after news arose from Malaysia that the government is taking entries to a “how to prevent homosexuality” video contest. Winners will receive a cash prize.
4. Congratulations to Judith Aidoo and Julia Saltus! They are Bermuda’s first legally married same-sex couple.
5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Happy Pride from Campbell’s! See what activities the company has in store, and watch it raise the rainbow flag at its world headquarters: