Gay USA 6/3/2020
Black, gay activist DeRay Mckesson on the protests; NYC gay activist beaten by police. ∎ In the wake of the police murder of George Floyd, a week of Black Lives Matter protests nationwide and a federal government turning on its own people. We will speak with DeRay Mckesson: educator, civil rights activist, one of the leading voices in the Black Lives Matter movement, and author of “On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope.” ∎ Black transman Tony McDade killed by police in Tallahassee. Bla
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.