5 LGBT things you need to know today, June 8

1. Kenne McFadden, 27, of San Antonio, Texas, was found dead on April 9. Police just now ruled the woman’s death a homicide, making McFadden the 10th known transwoman murdered so far this year.

2. Today at 1:30 p.m. EST, tune in on ESPN2 to watch the US Women’s soccer team take on Sweden … while wearing commemorative Pride jerseys!

3. The United Methodist Church just commissioned Rev. M Barclay, who is transgender and identifies as non-binary, as a deacon.

4. Y’all settle in for the long-haul on this piece of longform journalism about America’s HIV epidemic — specifically how it disproportionately affects the black and Latinx communities.

5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Human Rights Campaign’s David Stacy recently sat down with Comcast Newsmakers to discuss HRC’s efforts to champion the Equality Act in Congress.