“Religious freedom” rings wrong in Indiana; Malta raises the bar on gender identity laws, a Tokyo ward becomes Japan’s first to recognize queer couples, film censors in India ban the lesbian themed “Unfreedom”, South Korea excises sexual orientation from sex education, British Bake Off finalist Ruby Tandoh comes out of the oven, and more LGBT news from around the world!
Mike Pence; Joy Reid; Garrett Epps; Beth Fouhy; David Von Drehle; Emma Margolin; Jonathan Capehart. Hosted by Greg Gordon and produced with Lucia Chappelle. NewsWrap reporters: Matthew McLaughlin & Sarah Sweeney; producer: Steve Pride. Add’l material from NBC-TV’s “Late Night with Seth Meyers”; MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show”, “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell”, “PoliticsNation with Rev. Al Sharpton”, and “The Briefing with Luke Russert”. Theme music: Kim Wilson. Add’l music: The Electric Amish; Jim Nabors.