Queer Teen Dating Distress!

LGBTQ high school kids dissect the distinct dilemmas of their social lives!

The secret song of famed Broadway lyricist Lorenz Hart!

Costa Rica’s top court orders slow-motion marriage equality, activists survive violent attacks in Armenia and Lithuania, a Russian teen is convicted of posting “gay propaganda,” St. Petersburg’s rainbow rally ends in arrests, belligerent Belfast Pride demands marriage equality, leading LGBTQ Danes snub the Trump appointed ambassador’s Pride reception, and more international LGBTQ news!

Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of August 13, 2018

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Berlin’s Queer Treasures!

Berlin’s Gay Museum (Schwules Museum) captures German queer life and culture from the 19th Century to the present!

Trump’s team takes aim at human rights using “weaponized” religious “liberty” at home and abroad!

Thousands protest Japanese MP’s homophobic slurs, two Zambian men face 14-years in jail for sex in private, record Jerusalem Pride crowd keeps the heat on “Bibi” over surrogacy exclusion, Qatar may be out of bounds on World Cup anti-queer bias agreement, and more international LGBTQ news!

Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of August 6, 2018

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Asylum Crisis & YouTube Wars!

Chaos at the U.S./Mexico border engulfs a Salvadoran lesbian mother and her child!

YouTube math sells trans content short!

A Rainbow Minute honors Rainbow Flag creator Gilbert Baker!

A storied Singapore leader’s grandson Dots the Pink, Pride debuts in Barbados despite religious objections, marriage equality advances in Cuba and Switzerland, a Connecticut McDonald’s trolls its less “welcoming” Chick-Fil-A neighbor, and more international LGBTQ news!

Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of July 30, 2018

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“Angels”: Still Alive!

Angels in America spreads its wings for the backstage book The World Only Spins Forward!

Queer Life & Literature Commentator Janet Mason goes noir for a trans mystery hero who “Jinxes” the bad guys in Chaser!

A Rainbow Minute vocalizes about The Power of Women’s Music!

Tens of thousands strike against Israel’s surrogacy discrimination, Seoul’s Queer Culture Fest Parade shrivels the opposition, India’s top court weighs sodomy repeal, marriage equality revenue beautifies Saipan, and more international LGBTQ news!

Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of July 23, 2018

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The Kavanaugh Crisis!

Progressives and LGBTQ activists predict calamity with Trump’s second U.S. Supreme Court pick!

A Rainbow Minute dance with Les Ballet Trockadero de Monte Carlo!

Oral arguments against India’s sodomy law sound good, another gay pair is flogged in Aceh despite government assurances to the contrary, Australia’s Uniting Church agrees to unite queer couples, Trump siphons HIV/AIDS funds for immigrant “baby jails,” a pre-teen Illinois lesbian plans her hometown’s first Pride parade, and more international LGBTQ news!

Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript  for the week of July 16, 2018

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Sydney’s Start & Culture Cons!

Sydney’s 1978 march melee remembrance and the recollections of veteran activist Peter de Waal rally the community for future fights (correspondent Barry McKay on-scene)!

Thorny questions about cultural appropriation are considered by Outcasting Overtime queer youth broadcasters … as cultural controversy breaks out at Birmingham, UK’s Pride Parade (and gay comedian Kevin Yee chimes in)!

Banned Pride dodges cops in Istanbul, newly-minted Pride marches in newly-named eSwatini, marriage lawsuits pump up Panama and Ecuador Prides, a Hong Kong lesbian wins her final spousal visa battle, Bermuda’s government “re-appeals” a marriage equality “re-ruling,”  Maine’s governor defends “cures” for queer kids, and more global LGBTQ news!

Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of July 9, 2018  

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Queers on ICE!

LGBTQ asylum seekers are trapped in Trump’s immigration crisis, and Cher joins trans activists Laverne Cox and Bamby Salcedo at the Los Angeles Families Belong Together rally!

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders can’t eat at the Red Hen, but late night TV hosts serve tasty treats!

U.S. top court tosses wedding bouquet back to Washington state jurists, Angola’s first LGBTQ rights group legally recognized, Kyiv cops bust homophobic protesters, death threats don’t dampen Pride in Kenyan refugee camp, Pride rides into Deadwood, and more global LGBTQ news!

Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of July 2, 2018

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