Gay USA 2/3/2021
The push for DC Statehood with guest Stasha Rhodes, out leader of the 51for51.org campaign. Chris Cooper on the LGBT Golden Globe nods. ∎ Our guest is Stasha Rhodes, campaign manager for 51 for 51 the group leading the effort to make DC Statehood happen this year. ∎ The United States has its first out gay Senate-confirmed cabinet member: Pete Buttigieg. ∎ Veteran lesbian activist Carmen Vazquez dies of COVID. ∎ Two more black trans women murdered--in Mississippi and in Georgia. ∎ One anti-trans bill stopped in Montana, another advances. ∎ Anti-LGBT brutality in Indonesia; crackdowns in Singapore, Malaysia, and Turkey, too.
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.
The hour-long program includes coverage of local, national and...