1. In political news this morning, Donald Trump continues to appeal to the religious consortium that elected him by vowing to repeal the Johnson Amendment, a piece in the US Tax Code that prohibits 501(c)(3) organizations, including churches, from contributing to political campaigns and publicly endorsing and opposing candidates.
2. Gay couple Shed Boren and Jose Valdes-Fauli will receive the SAGE Miami Pioneer Award this month for their longtime advocacy in LGBT rights activism and serving those affected by HIV/AIDS.
3. Belgium-born model Hanne Gaby Odiele recently told the world she’s intersex, and now she’s partnering with youth organization InterACT to advocate for rights of those like her.
4. The new National Pride March in DC was scheduled on the same weekend as nearby annual Pride festivities in Philadelphia, leaving Philly organizers concerned about their attendance levels.
5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: In case you missed it, here’s Dory taking on Trump’s travel ban this week. Spoiler alerts if you haven’t seen the Pixar “Finding Dory” movie.