Gay USA 5/6/2020
∎ LGBT activism helps get the anti-LGBT Franklin Graham to leave town when he was on the verge of expanding his Samaritan’s Purse operation in New York. ∎ Reclaim Pride press conference to hold the Governor, Mayor, and Mount Sinai hospital to account for collaborating with bigotry was busted up by police citing orders by the Governor and Mayor. ∎ Tough to get data on how COVID is affecting LGBT people and people with HIV despite mandates to collect such data.
In the news with Ann and Andy (taped 5-27-20):
∎ Gay USA guest co-host and bird watcher Chris Cooper tries to get a woman in Central Park to put her dog on a leash and she calls the cops on him, saying an African American man was threatening her. Chris is OK but it did not end well for her.