In This Episode
First, Tommy and Ben Rhodes talk about India bombing Pakistan, Trump’s second meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, the ongoing turmoil in Venezuela and Netanyahu’s latest hard-right turn. Then, Jessica Stern from Outright International joins to discuss her work advocating for human rights for LGBTIQ people globally.
- Vox: Trump Administration Pushes to Decriminalize Homosexuality
- NBC News: Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality
- NBC News: ‘I don’t know’: Trump draws blank on homosexuality decriminalization push
- Metro Weekly: Richard Grenell Tells NBC News Why Trump Suddenly Wants Global Decriminilization
- Washington Blade: Key LGBT groups not invited to Trump summit on decriminalizing homosexuality
- Associated Press: Hong Kong court denies male status to 3 transgender men
- Washington Blade: Nikki Haley resigns as US ambassador to UN
- Newsweek: IS QUEER AN OFFENSIVE SLUR?
- NBC News: LGBTQ advocates see Pompeo as ‘reckless choice’ for top diplomat
- Quartz: The complicated politics of traveling while LGBT