2013-10-03 19:24:53

Gay USA - October 1st, 2013

IN THE NEWS THIS WEEK ON “GAY USA” with Ann and Andy:

A New Jersey judge orders the state to start issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples starting October 21. Republican Gov. Chris Christie is appealing.

Developments in two same-sex marriage cases in Virginia and a new one in West Virginia

George and Barbara Bush are witnesses at a lesbian wedding in Maine

Exxon-Mobil will extend benefits to same-sex spouses of employees, but we’ll tell you why that’s not good enough

A lesbian in Mississippi is suing for the right to re-open a gay bar in a small town there

A transgender woman is murdered in New Brunswick, NJ

The president of Barilla pasta spews anti-gay bigotry and says if you don’t like it, buy another brand of pasta. Good idea!

The International Olympic Committee says it is satisfied that Russia’s anti-gay laws do not violate the Olympic charter

At the United Nations, the first meeting of foreign ministers on LGBT rights is held

Two same-sex couples in Colombia are granted the right to marry

Andy reviews “Romeo and Juliet” on Broadway with Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad

Ann reviews “The Amazing Race”

And we both review a new lesbian movie, “Concussion”

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Representative Mike Thompson Joins the Crew

Representative Mike Thompson Joins the Crew

SCOTUS Overturns Roe v. Wade

SCOTUS Overturns Roe v. Wade

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"The Famine Is Coming": War in Ukraine & Climate Crisis Contribute to Food Insecurity in Somalia

"The Famine Is Coming": War in Ukraine & Climate Crisis Contribute to Food Insecurity in Somalia

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Food Shortage or Economic Crisis? Experts Say Poverty & Capitalism Are Real Drivers of Global Hunger

Food Shortage or Economic Crisis? Experts Say Poverty & Capitalism Are Real Drivers of Global Hunger

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