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 6/9/2021

∎ LOTS of LGBTQ Pride news from around the world from bakeries, baseball, and the Stonewall. Our guest is André Thomas, the Co-Chair of NYC Pride which has ignited a firestorm by banning uniformed police—a controversy at Pride parades around the country and in Canada.

∎ Texas gets its first out gay Black elected official.

∎ Florida’s wicked Gov. Ron DeSantis vetoes funding for LGBT services, including for survivors of the Pulse massacre.

∎ Lots of coming out stories to share.

∎ We mourn the passing of the founder of God’s Love We Deliver and a pioneering Black HIV researcher.

∎ Major progress in India and Chile.

∎ The new director of the Office of National AIDS Policy is a Black gay man.

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