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 8/16/17:
∎ Now that the president has aligned himself with neo-Nazis and white supremacists, what will you do to fight fascism and the racist policies of the United States?
∎ The fascists who rioted, killed, and maimed in Charlottesville were especially vocal in their hatred for blacks, Jews, and LGBT people.
∎ Trump defends his ban on transgender troops, but the Navy Secretary pushes back.
∎ The Texas House blocked anti-LGBT bills in special session.
∎ Arsonists burn down the home of gay activists in Jackson, Michigan.
∎ Gay students in suburban Missouri are censored in their yearbooks, but many rally to their side.
∎ More LGBT people have been murdered in 2017 already than in all of 2016.