“Mayor Pete” officially announces his U.S. presidential bid and shares a lesbian journalist-to-gay candidate chat with Rachel Maddow … but not all agree that his record is rosy.
Marriage equality debuts in Japan’s court system, European Lesbian Conference overcomes teargas-toting protesters in Ukraine, St. Petersburg “Day of Silence” activists arrested, Malaysian activist questioned on human rights UN speech, Trump’s trans military ban victims mount, Indiana evangelical college petition paints Pence as pariah, and more international LGBTQ news!
Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of April 22, 2019
A Japanese court hears the country’s first marriage equality case, the European Lesbian Conference in Kyiv proceeds despite violent right-wing attack, 11 tape-gagged Russian “Day of Silence” protesters arrested in St. Petersbutg, Malaysian activist Numan Afifi is questioned regarding his UN speech describing anti-LGBTQ discrimination, and more! Subscribe to our YouTube channel for weekly news.
Support This Way Out and the LGBTQ nonprofit community on April 18 for #GiveOUTDay! This is lucky year #7 of our being a part of Give OUT Day, a 24-hour online fundraising competition that unites the LGBTQ community across the US and beyond to raise critically needed funds to support LGBTQ nonprofits like ours. Every dollar makes a difference on Give OUT Day!
Trump’s military trans ban takes effect, Russian transwoman wins landmark job rights case, Cayman Islands government blocks lesbian wedding, Brunei boycott against the Sultan’s Sharia balloons, “Marlon Bundo’s” gay Pence bunny parody becomes public enemy #2, and more international LGBTQ news!
Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of April 15, 2019
Trump administration implements ban on trans troops in US military, Russian court rules in favor of fired transwoman, winning lesbian litigants prevented from marrying pending Cayman Islands equality appeal, Brunei boycott gains support from additional corporations, governments and celebrities, and more! Be the first on your block to hear NewsWrap each week by subscribing to our YouTube channel!
More big names and businesses join Brunei boycott, Cayman Islands appeals court-ordered marriage equality, U.S. Attorney General investigates injustice at his Justice Department, Chick-fil-A loses its “Buffalo wings,” and more international LGBTQ news!
Complete Program Summary and NewsWrap Transcript for the week of April 8, 2019
Multi-national corporations join celebrities in Brunei boycott as LGBTQs seek to escape stoning, Cayman Islands government to appeal court-ordered marriage equality, whistle blown on anti-queer bias in US JusticeDept., Buffalo Niagara International Airport excludes Chick-fil-A, and more!
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Lori Lightfoot’s victory in the Chicago mayoral race was the LGBTQ big news of the April 2 local elections, overshadowing two other significant wins for lesbians on the local level. Just as Lightfoot did, Satya Rhodes-Conway of Madison, WI and Jolie Justus of Kansas City, MO. ran campaigns focussed on specific local issues.