5 LGBT things you need to know today, Oct. 18

1. The New York Times reports on the medical world’s blind spots when it comes to caring for trans men and women.

2. The Daily Beast looks at whether a Christian campus group is purging LGBT-friendly members.

3. ThinkProgress has a look at the most important LGBT rights cases since marriage equality was won.

4. The Advocate has a photo gallery of artwork created by LGBT prisoners.

5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Watch these high school students go crazy as this openly gay sheriff’s deputy dances to Beyonce’s “Formation” at a homecoming prep rally.