1. The Washington Post looks at the complicated details behind the end of the transgender military ban.
2. Speaking of, New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan issued an executive order on Thursday barring discrimination in state government against transgender individuals.
3. Genderqueer model Rain Dove is featured in the new #MyBeautyMySay film from Dove.
Rain chose to define her beauty on her own terms. What would you say, if it were you? #MyBeautyMySay bit.ly/290Evsn
4. Slate has an oral history of “Angels In America” to mark the 25th anniversary of the Tony Kushner play.
5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: 49 celebrities honor the 49 victims of the Orlando shooting in this video produced by Ryan Murphy.