2020-06-04 17:35:04

Gay USA 6/3/20

On Gay USA 6/3/20:

∎ In the wake of the police murder of George Floyd, a week of Black Lives Matter protests nationwide and a federal government turning on its own people, we will speak with DeRay Mckesson: educator, civil rights activist, one of the leading voices in the Black Lives Matter movement, and author of “On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope.”

∎ Black transman Tony McDade killed by police in Tallahassee. Black gay man McKinsley Lakeith Lincoln shot dead in Louisiana.

∎ We also mourn the loss of Ron Simmons, one of the nation’s leading African American AIDS activists and service providers.

∎ A federal court win for gay surviving spouses.

∎ France elects its first transgender mayor and UK its first who is openly HIV-positive.

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Gay USA, the longest-running LGBT news show in history, offers comprehensive news and analysis by and about the LGBTQ community. The program features lively repartee between hosts Ann Northrop and Andy Humm, as well as interviews with special guests. Our goal each week is to keep our viewers up-to-date on the latest developments in the LGBTQ+ community in the United States and abroad.  With decades of experience in journalism and activism, we work diligently to provide historical context for the stories we cover. We strongly believe in LGBT liberation, but we aim to be fair to those who oppose us. Gay USA works to provide a critical perspective on the groups within our movements working to change things.

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