∎ Trump celebrates the New Year by going after service members with HIV.
∎ Kansas Republican State Senator quits party over its anti-transgender policies.
∎ Courts put limits on ability of religious institutions to discriminate with impunity.
∎ Madonna opens 2019 at the Stonewall marking the 50th anniversary of the Rebellion.
∎ Cuba caves to evangelicals on same-sex marriage, but LGBT rights advance in Costa Rica.
∎ Andy reviews London theatre, including the gayest show on the planet.
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