Gay USA 6/23/2021

June 24, 2021

ACLU on Supreme Court decision on religion vs. LGBTQ; sports stars coming out everywhere ∎ The US Supreme Court rules that Philadelphia has to pay a Catholic agency to deliver anti-gay foster care services. We’ll talk about the implications of the decision for LGBTQ rights with James Esseks, director of the ACLU LGBTQ & HIV Project. ∎ An active NFL player comes out for the first time—that plus a bunch of other LGBTQ sports stories. ∎ The White House hosts an LGBTQ history exhibit. ∎ Another Mississippi city protects LGBTQ rights. ∎ A tragic fatal accident at Pride in Wilton Manors, FL. ∎ A breakthrough for transgender veterans in the US. ∎ Sesame Street adds some gay characters.

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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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