Gay USA 1/13/2021

January 14, 2021

Chris Cooper and Andy Humm on the coup attempt, impeachment, and late anti-LGBT hits by Trump. ∎ The articles of impeachment were written by an out gay Member of Congress. ∎ The coup attempt at the Capitol was not just seditious it was rife with anti-LGBT attacks. ∎ Still more anti-LGBTQ regulations promulgated by Trump on way out. ∎ Biden taps out gay ambassador for new job. ∎ The passing of two prominent parents of gay sons and their very different responses.

Episode Number
1001
Program
Neighborhood
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Gay USA

Gay USA is a weekly news program recorded in the Manhattan Neighborhood Network Studios, that deals with gay, lesbian and LGBT issues and is hosted by longtime gay rights activists and journalists Andy Humm and Ann Northrop.


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