Gay USA 2/17/2021

Biden outlaws anti-LGBT housing discrimination; gay NYC Councilmember Carlos Menchaca on his campaign for Mayor. ∎ Our guest later in our hour is Carlos Menchaca, an out gay City Council Member from Brooklyn who is running for Mayor of the City of New York. ∎ President Biden’s HUD says LGBTQ people...

Gay USA 1/27/2021

Huge advances for LGBT under Pres. Biden; mourning Dr. Joe Sonnabend, AIDS pioneer. WHAT A DIFFERENCE A WEEK MAKES! ∎ President Biden’s orders undo the Trump legacy, restoring LGBT rights. ∎ Biden’s nominee for Transportation Secretary makes history at his confirmation hearing. ∎ Leader of US...

Gay USA 1/13/2021

Chris Cooper and Andy Humm on the coup attempt, impeachment, and late anti-LGBT hits by Trump. ∎ The articles of impeachment were written by an out gay Member of Congress. ∎ The coup attempt at the Capitol was not just seditious it was rife with anti-LGBT attacks. ∎ Still more anti-LGBTQ regulations...

Gay USA 01/06/2021

What the Georgia Senate wins mean for LGBT rights; mourning many LGBT luminaries. ∎ The wins in the Georgia Senate race put a whole range of progressive initiatives and appointments within reach. ∎ The COVID pandemic continues to overwhelm, though vaccines deemed safe for people with HIV. ∎ Trump...

Gay USA 12/9/2020

Why we need to expand the courts, and more; VOTE! ∎ With Amy Coney Barrett sworn in, what can be done to unpack the courts? ∎ Catholics are suing for the right to discriminate in the Supreme Court next week. Does the Pope’s support for civil unions for gay couples make a difference? ∎ DC gets a...

Gay USA 11/25/2020

LGBTQ rights still attacked in courts; trans pioneer gets apology from IBM. ∎ Rachel Maddow gets personal. ∎ The murderous violence against trans women of color continues. ∎ A trans computer pioneer gets an apology from IBM 52 years later. ∎ NY Mayor David Dinkins, a leader on LGBT and AIDS issues...

Gay USA 11/18/2020

Biden’s possible LGBTQ appointments; Transgender Awareness Week.  ∎ The Biden transition and LGBTQ issues. ∎ Justice Samuel Alito delivers a crude anti-gay speech. ∎ The new Speaker of the House in Maine will be a 28-year old gay man. ∎ It is Transgender Awareness Week and we highlight some new...