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 9/12/17:

Andy is joined by Chris Cooper for this week’s show
∎ Two giants of our community have died: lesbian Edie Windsor who won us our federal marriage rights and bisexual Kate Millett whose “Sexual Politics” defined the second wave of feminism.

∎ The anti-LGBT onslaught from the Trump administration continues apace.

∎ There is a bipartisan effort in the Senate to block Trump’s ban on transgender service members.

∎ A very controversial study says a machine can tell from photographers whether or not you’re gay—but they only studied photos of white people.

∎ The non-binding postal vote on same-sex marriage is underway, but we won’t know the results until mid-November.

∎ We’ll preview the new seasons in movies and theatre.

 

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