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NewsWrap: February 15


Security forces abduct two young gay brothers who escaped from Chechnya’s ongoing pogrom from their sanctuary near Moscow for “questioning,” drag queens are welcomed in the massive protests against the military coup in Myanmar, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development under President Joe Biden assures LGBTQ people that federal law protects them from housing discrimination, Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg picks gay Navajo Arizona state Rep. Arlando Teller to be his Deputy Assistant Secretary of Tribal Affairs, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki rebuffs a loaded question about transgender students participating in sports, and New Zealand Post celebrates Pride by issuing a Progress Stamp featuring the diverse colors of the queer rainbow flags!

Produced by Brian DeShazor
Written by Greg Gordon and Lucia Chappelle
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