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 8/17/2022

∎ The assaults on LGBTQ rights continue against books, student confidentiality, and—in Florida—gender-affirming health care.

∎ Some big LGBTQ wins in Minnesota and Alaska primaries.

∎ A look back at the life of bisexual actor Anne Heche.

∎ The NFL’s first out player gets a contract with one of his old teams.

∎ Brittney Griner appeals her 9-year sentence in Russia.

∎ Update on monkeypox and a new study on HIV and aging.

∎ Melissa Etheridge and Alan Cumming opening shows in New York.

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