Gay USA 5/11/2022

May 12, 2022

The fight for abortion rights and LGBTQ freedom gets hotter; all the LGBTQ Tony nominations. ∎ Resistance builds to the Supreme Court’s assault on abortion rights that has divided the nation and threatens LGBTQ rights. ∎ One lesbian rises in the White House and another falls on “Jeopardy!,” but only after a great run. ∎ Republican US Senators want parental warnings on TV with LGBTQ content. ∎ New study on trans kids finds only a handful regret taking steps in transitioning. ∎ Big Alabama charter school serving LGBTQ youth under Republican attack. ∎ The New York Times’s look inside former NYC Mayor Ed Koch’s closet makes false assertions. ∎ We mourn the loss of an early gay leader in San Francisco and pioneering gay journalist in Canada. ∎ First trans nominee for the Tony Award.

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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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