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Gay USA 6 1 16

In the news this week: House Republicans continue their anti-LGBT crusade. Transgender rights will likely end up in the US Supreme Court. University of North Carolina won’t enforce the state’s anti-LGBT law. Eleven states are suing the Obama administration over its transgender guidance. We’ll look at the LGBT and AIDS news in the presidential campaigns…. Read more »

Gay USA 5 25 16

In the news this week: House Republicans stop and further limit LGBT rights… Donald Trump shores up his anti-LGBT credentials…. North Carolina hit hard by boycotts over anti-LGBT law…. San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus dissed at Padres game…. Australian leader apologizes to those persecuted under anti-sodomy laws… Bolivia approves sweeping transgender rights law… Desmond Tutu’s… Read more »

Gay USA 5 18 16

In the news this week: Obama goes big on transgender rights… Out gay Secretary of the Army… Out gay US Senate nominee in KY… Catholic school accepts transition of teacher… Anti-lesbian murder in Brooklyn… Arrest in murder of Bangladeshi gay leader… Mexico President moves for same-sex marriage… Hillary meets with AIDS leaders… Muslim nations block… Read more »

Gay USA 5 11 16

In the news this week: A titanic legal battle between North Carolina and the US Justice Department is on… US Attorney General Loretta Lynch makes an impassioned speech for the rights of transgender Americans… We will bring you a lot of what she said… Mississippi is sued over its “religious freedom” law… Alabama Chief Justice… Read more »

Gay USA 5 4 16

BREAKING: After we taped, the Justice Department warned North Carolina that its anti-LGBT law risked millions in federal aid to the state and Oxford, Alabama repealed its anti-transgender law… Ted Cruz is out, after a failed attempt to inflame the anti-transgender vote… Victories in Missouri, Virginia and Rockwall, Texas…. “West Side Story” denied to NC… Read more »

Gay USA 4 27 16

The protests against anti-LGBT laws in North Carolina and Mississippi intensify. President Obama addresses these anti-LGBT laws and we’ll show you his encounter with a non-binary student in Britain. The Republican presidential campaign goes into the toilet. There’s a new national gay historic site in NYC. Do all the women who will be added to… Read more »

Gay USA 4 20 16

In the news this week: Big win for trans student in VA. Backlash vs. anti-LGBT law in NC intensifies. Another victory at Social Security Admin. for gay couples. Mass. gov booed by trans activists. Killer of Islan Nettes in Harlem sentenced. Australian company stands up to Catholic anti-gay pressure. Hillary & Bernie will meet with… Read more »

Gay USA 4 13 16 with Ann Northrop & Andy Humm

In the News with Ann & Andy | taped (4-13-16) The Governor of North Carolina tries to mitigate the damage from his signing a viciously anti-LGBT bill, but the opponents of the new law aren’t having it. The backlash against the anti-LGBT backlash in North Carolina and Mississippi is in full swing as corporations and… Read more »

Gay USA 4 6 16 with Ann Northrop & Andy Humm

In the News with Ann & Andy | taped (4-6-16) If you thought North Carolina’s anti-LGBT law was bad, wait until you hear about the one in Mississippi—though there is a piece of good news from there as well. Corporations DO think the North Carolina law is bad and are starting to bail out of… Read more »

GAY USA with Ann Northrop & Andy Humm: 3-30-2016

In the News with Ann & Andy | taped (3-30-16) North Carolina enacts a draconian anti-LGBT law and the protests from activists, our legal groups, elected officials, and corporations are fast and furious. The Governor of Georgia vetoes a “religious freedom/license to discriminate” bill, but its supporters threaten an override. Nebraska rejects an LGBT rights… Read more »