GAY USA: TV’s Weekly LGBT News Hour

Ann Northrop and Andy Humm report and analyze the week’s stories on the LGBT activist movement, politics and government, legal cases, AIDS and community health, and entertainment. We also interview timely newsmakers. GAY USA has been telecast continuously since 1985.

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This Week on Gay USA 6/3/20:

∎ 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. Black gay man McKinsley Lakeith Lincoln shot dead in Louisiana.

∎ We also mourn the loss of Ron Simmons, one of the nation’s leading African American AIDS activists and service providers.

∎ A federal court win for gay surviving spouses.

∎ France elects its first transgender mayor and UK its first who is openly HIV-positive.

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