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 7/19/17:
∎ We scored a rare victory in Congress, narrowly defeating a hostile amendment to ban medical services for transgender people in the military, but the anti-LGBT forces in the House are not giving up.
∎ The Republican effort to slash Medicaid and repeal Obamacare is stalled by activists from coast to coast.
∎ President Trump welcomes the nation’s most extreme anti-LGBT religious zealots to the Oval Office where they lay hands upon him.
∎ The text of Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ speech to an anti-LGBT hate group is cause for alarm.
∎ An actor comes out as transgender, a college football player as gay.
∎ A leading gay activist in Honduras is beaten in his own home.