Gay USA 6/30/2021

Pride roundup from NYC, U.S. and the world; Supreme Court supports trans students. ∎ Pride reports from here and abroad along with attendant controversies. ∎ The US Supreme Court lets stand a ruling protecting trans students. ∎ President Biden hosts a White House Pride event, signs a bill creating...

Gay USA 6/23/2021

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...

Imagining A New People's Party

On today's Radical Imagination we'll take a closer look at the new People's Party, for the people, not the billionaires through a talk between host Jim Vrettos and two prominent leaders in the movement: Mike McCorkle & Nick Brana

Gay USA 6/17/2021

Dr. Larry Mass on the first 1981 reports of AIDS; Pres. Biden’s message for Pride. ∎ Our guest is Larry Mass, a gay doctor, writer, and activist in New York who wrote the first published story about what would become AIDS forty years ago. ∎ The Bidens deliver their 2021 LGBTQ Pride address. ∎ Vice...

West Village

We explore the West Village in NYC, known to most as one of the most iconic                                         neighborhoods in Manhattan. From sea salt cookies to handmade toys and collectibles                                     we get to know the neighborhood first hand through its...

Gay USA 6/2/2021

Celebrating lesbian pioneer Kay Lahusen; White House proclamation celebrates Pride. ∎ Pioneering lesbian activist Kay Lahusen has died at 91. ∎ We also lost Maryland transgender leader Sharon Brackett, 59, and White Party impresario Jeffrey Sanker, 65. ∎ President Biden proclaims LGLBTQ Pride Month...

Gay USA 5/26/2021

Prospects bad for Equality Act in Congress; interview with Sarah Schulman on her massive history of ACT UP/New York. ∎ Our guest is Sarah Schulman on her epic and highly praised new book, “Let the Record Show: A Political History of ACT UP New York, 1987-1993.” ∎ The Nashville DA won’t enforce...

Outer Banks

We explore the Outer Banks. Starting the day out at the beach discovering wild horses.                                              From there we go to the National Wright Brothers Monument where the first fliights took place. We top off                                               our day visiting...