The Tenth Voice http://www.kkfi.org/program/the-tenth-voice/ This podcast tracks the audio archives for "The Tenth Voice" radio show. The Tenth Voice is the Kansas City area’s only weekly broadcast created by and for LGBTQIA people in our community in the Greater Kansas City area and around the world online. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:18:55 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.1 The Tenth Voice is the Kansas City area’s only weekly broadcast created by and for LGBTQIA people in our community in the Greater Kansas City area and around the world online. KKFI 90.1 FM no KKFI 90.1 FM kkfi901fm@gmail.com kkfi901fm@gmail.com (KKFI 90.1 FM) LGBT, Lesbian, Gay The Tenth Voice » Podcast Categories » Podcast – The Tenth Voice http://www.kkfi.org/wp-content/uploads/powerpress/logo-the-tenth-voice-134.png http://www.kkfi.org/program/the-tenth-voice/ Kansas City, Missouri USA Weekly Trans Talk: Explore The Myth and Science of Sexuality with Dr. Drantz http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-explore-the-myth-and-science-of-sexuality-with-dr-drantz/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-explore-the-myth-and-science-of-sexuality-with-dr-drantz/#comments Sat, 22 Mar 2014 20:03:20 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=31708 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-explore-the-myth-and-science-of-sexuality-with-dr-drantz/feed/ 0 Trans Talk, this week’s edition of The Tenth Voice, is hosted by Sandra Meade and produced by Linda Wilson. On this show we explore the myth and science of sexuality with Dr. Veronica Drantz.  Dr. Drantz is a Biologist/Physiologist, Trans Talk, this week’s edition of The Tenth Voice, is hosted by Sandra Meade and produced by Linda Wilson. On this show we explore the myth and science of sexuality with Dr. Veronica Drantz.  Dr. Drantz is a Biologist/Physiologist, science and medical educator, and public speaker.  She earned her Phd in Biological Sciences/Animal Physiology from DuPaul University, and has nearly 50 years of teaching experience at college and graduate schools.  She specializes in teaching physiology on the molecular level, adapting her presentations for her target audience.  As a public speaker, she has educated many audiences about the myth and science of sexuality, and her presentations pose an important question:  Disordered or just different? http://drdrantz-sciencesexuality.blogspot.com/ Dr. Rachael Allen also joins Sandra in the studio to interview Dr. Drantz.  Dr. Allen obtained her Phd in Bological Sciences from Northern Illinois University.  She is currently a Teaching Assistance Professor at the UMKC School of Biological Sciences.  Dr. Allen is originally from Bristol in the U.K., and lived in Chicago before moving to Kansas City. KKFI 90.1 FM no 56:13 Trans Talk: Challenges of Undocumented Transgender Immigrants and AB1266 – The School Opportunity and Success Act http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-challenges-of-undocumented-transgender-people-and-ab1266-the-school-opportunity-and-success-act/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-challenges-of-undocumented-transgender-people-and-ab1266-the-school-opportunity-and-success-act/#comments Sat, 25 Jan 2014 07:52:19 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=29497 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-challenges-of-undocumented-transgender-people-and-ab1266-the-school-opportunity-and-success-act/feed/ 0 Trans Talk, this week’s edition of The Tenth Voice, is hosted by Sandra Meade and produced by Linda Wilson.   On this show we explore the challenges faced by undocumented transgender immigrants who end up in the United States immigration system. Trans Talk, this week’s edition of The Tenth Voice, is hosted by Sandra Meade and produced by Linda Wilson.   On this show we explore the challenges faced by undocumented transgender immigrants who end up in the United States immigration system.  We'll also learn the truth about AB 1266, The School Opportunity and Success Act for transgender students which went into effect in California on January 1st, 2014. The first interview guest is Claire Swinford, a “gap” advocate in the trans* community. We’ll talk to her about the undocumented trans* immigrant population, their incarceration in America’s detention facilities, and the difficult challenges they face. The second interview guest is Eli Erlick, Executive Director of Trans Student Equality Resources. We’ll be discussing AB 1266, The School Opportunity and Success Act, a bill which helps ensure California students have access to the facilities and activities corresponding to their gender identity. The bill was signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown last year, and a determined campaign by anti-transgender activists is currently underway to stop the bill in California. And of course, we’ll round out the show with the Community Calendar, researched and presented by Michael Poppa. KKFI 90.1 FM no 53:57 Trans Talk: Transgender Youth and Come as You Are http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-transgender-youth-and-come-as-you-are/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-transgender-youth-and-come-as-you-are/#comments Sat, 28 Dec 2013 21:27:59 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=28937 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-transgender-youth-and-come-as-you-are/feed/ 0 Your host, Sandra Meade, will be joined by the original founding host of Trans Talk, Danna Wheeldon, as well as Caroline Gibbs, Founder of The Transgender Institute, for a great show! Sandra and Danna will interview a courageous trans youth about his c... Your host, Sandra Meade, will be joined by the original founding host of Trans Talk, Danna Wheeldon, as well as Caroline Gibbs, Founder of The Transgender Institute, for a great show! Sandra and Danna will interview a courageous trans youth about his challenges and successes on the journey toward living a truly authentic life. Next up, Caroline will share details about the upcoming "Come As You Are" Transgender Summits, one in February for the MTF community, and one in March for the FTM community. And of course, as usual the show will start with the LGBT news by Sandra, and end with the Community Calendar update brought to you by Michael Poppa. KKFI 90.1 FM no 58:00 Gabe and Brian Adopt a Daughter, and “One” magazine 1953-1967 http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/the-tenth-voice-gabe-and-brians-adoption-and-one-magazine-1953-1967/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/the-tenth-voice-gabe-and-brians-adoption-and-one-magazine-1953-1967/#comments Sat, 14 Dec 2013 20:39:04 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=28043 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/the-tenth-voice-gabe-and-brians-adoption-and-one-magazine-1953-1967/feed/ 0 Host: Pierce Patterson Topics: Same-sex Adoption & the Evolution of LGBT Rights - On today's Tenth Voice program, Pierce speaks with Gabe and Brian about the wonderful journey of adopting their daughter, Kennedy. Host: Pierce Patterson Topics: Same-sex Adoption & the Evolution of LGBT Rights On today's Tenth Voice program, Pierce speaks with Gabe and Brian about the wonderful journey of adopting their daughter, Kennedy.   Zack Petrick then joins to discuss the historical "One" magazine - a gay publication printed and distributed in the early 1950s through the late 1960s - and how gay rights topics changed and evolved as quickly as they did during those tumultuous social times. News with Sandra Mead at the top of the hour. Community Calendar with Michael Poppa to close. KKFI 90.1 FM no 55:33 KCAVP Winter Wonder Ball and the 2013 – a year in review http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kcavp-winter-wonder-ball-and-the-2013-a-year-in-review/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kcavp-winter-wonder-ball-and-the-2013-a-year-in-review/#comments Sat, 30 Nov 2013 21:26:39 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=27683 http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kcavp-winter-wonder-ball-and-the-2013-a-year-in-review/feed/ 0 On this episode, the Tenth Voice gang talk about the KCAVP Winter Wonder Ball and review historical highlights from the previous year. On this episode, the Tenth Voice gang talk about the KCAVP Winter Wonder Ball and review historical highlights from the previous year. KKFI 90.1 FM no 57:46 Trans Talk: Spouses of Trans People http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-spouses-of-trans-people/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-spouses-of-trans-people/#comments Sat, 23 Nov 2013 21:40:32 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=27306 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/trans-talk-spouses-of-trans-people/feed/ 0 This edition of "Trans Talk" on The Tenth Voice will feature spouses of trans people. We tend to talk a lot about trans women and trans men and their struggles and triumphs, but we don't talk often enough about the loved ones in a trans person's family... This edition of "Trans Talk" on The Tenth Voice will feature spouses of trans people. We tend to talk a lot about trans women and trans men and their struggles and triumphs, but we don't talk often enough about the loved ones in a trans person's family and the challenges they face related to the transition. Sandra Meade will interview the married spouses of a trans woman and a trans man and explore their stories. Our first interview guest will be Noreen Schwein.  Noreen is the wife of a recently transitioned MTF spouse. Next up will be an interview with Tara.  Tara is the wife of a recently transitioned FTM spouse. And as always, our show will begin with news brought to us by Sandra and end with the Tenth Voice Community Calendar curated by Brent Husher. KKFI 90.1 FM no 57:01 Saving the Tivoli and Fostering & Adopting http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/saving-the-tivoli-and-fostering-adopting/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/saving-the-tivoli-and-fostering-adopting/#comments Sat, 16 Nov 2013 14:27:35 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=26895 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/saving-the-tivoli-and-fostering-adopting/feed/ 0 Never miss an episode again and subscribe for podcasts at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-tenth-voice/id718548137 - Jerry Harrington, owner of the Tivoli, and Jamie Rich will talk about the conversion to digital projecting that is affecting mo... Never miss an episode again and subscribe for podcasts at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-tenth-voice/id718548137 Jerry Harrington, owner of the Tivoli, and Jamie Rich will talk about the conversion to digital projecting that is affecting movie theaters nationwide. See savethetivoli.com for information on the Kickstarter campaign. Also, Eric Charles-Gallo will be on the show to talk about fostering and adopting. He and his husband were recently featured in a Huffington Post article: One Couple's Story Of Fostering Love And Building Families In The Midwest huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/05/eric-and-louis-let-love-define-family_n_4215861.html As always, our show will begin with news brought to us by Sandra Meade and end with the Tenth Voice Community Calendar curated by Brent Husher. KKFI 90.1 FM no 55:38 KC Legal Updates and Male Shame, Sexual Expressions, & Religion http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kc-legal-updates-and-male-shame-sexual-expressions-religion/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kc-legal-updates-and-male-shame-sexual-expressions-religion/#comments Sat, 09 Nov 2013 13:08:06 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=26544 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/kc-legal-updates-and-male-shame-sexual-expressions-religion/feed/ 0 In his first segment, Pierce will talk with Elizabeth Hodges-Williams's and Jacob McMillian from  KC Legal. - In his second segment, he speaks with the author Dr. Darrel Ray on to discuss male shame as related to sexual expression, In his first segment, Pierce will talk with Elizabeth Hodges-Williams's and Jacob McMillian from  KC Legal. In his second segment, he speaks with the author Dr. Darrel Ray on to discuss male shame as related to sexual expression, often brought on by religious teaching. Dr. Ray is the writer of "The God Virus" and "Sex and God: How Religion Distorts Sexuality" As always, our show will begin with news brought to us by Sandra Meade and end with the Tenth Voice Community Calendar curated by Brent Husher. KKFI 90.1 FM no 56:32 Loss, Grief, & Support in the KC LGBT Community http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/loss-grief-suport-in-the-kc-lgbt-community/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/loss-grief-suport-in-the-kc-lgbt-community/#comments Fri, 01 Nov 2013 11:51:37 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=26182 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/loss-grief-suport-in-the-kc-lgbt-community/feed/ 0 Tune in to KKFI 90.1 FM Kansas City Community Radio or stream it live at kkfi.org on Saturday at 1 pm. Aaron Sherman & Brent Husher host this Saturday. - This week Aaron Sherman & Brent Husher are talking about several important subjects – loss, grief, Tune in to KKFI 90.1 FM Kansas City Community Radio or stream it live at kkfi.org on Saturday at 1 pm. Aaron Sherman & Brent Husher host this Saturday. This week Aaron Sherman & Brent Husher are talking about several important subjects – loss, grief, suicide and reaching out for support. In our first segment we'll talk with John Moriarty and Milton Arganbright. John founded Gay Grief Support KC in June 2013 after the loss of his partner in January of the same year. Milton, a retired psychologist, is a member of Gay Grief Support KC. In our final segment, we'll talk with Zach Beall. He is the organizer for GayKC, a local group on meetup.com. He organizes social events and volunteer opportunities for Kansas City's LGBT community. Gay Grief Support KC provides an opportunity for peer-to-peer support and sharing. Losing a beloved partner is a complicated journey of grief and transition and healing. In addition to structured counseling sessions or working with a therapist, it’s also helpful to talk with others who truly know what it means to endure the myriad of emotions that follow the loss of a partner. Gay Grief Support KC is a safe, welcoming environment based on compassion, shared experiences and the fellowship of healing and recovery. More Information: gaygriefsupport.com Meetings: The second and fourth Sundays of each month at 2:30pm Location: Spirit of Hope MCC, 3801 Wyoming, Kansas City, MO Members: Everyone is welcome to attend, including widows and widowers, friends and family members John Moriarty is a writer and journalist. His book, Liquid Lover: A Memoir of Addiction and Recovery, was published in 2001 (Alyson Books). John’s life partner passed away in January 2013. John founded Gay Grief Support KC in June 2013. Milton Arganbright holds a PhD in Psychology from Catholic University, Washington, DC and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work from The University of Kansas. Milton completed extensive studies at the Menninger Clinic on grief and death under sister Mary Cerny, PhD. For 30 years, Milton counseled clients at his Lawrence, Kansas, private practice. These clients included many KU students dealing with sexual identity issues. Milton’s life partner passed away in January 2013. KKFI 90.1 FM no 53:42 TransTalk – with Monica Roberts (TransGriot) and Justin Shaw (KCAVP) http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/transtalk-with-monica-roberts-transgriot-and-justin-shaw-kcavp/ http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/transtalk-with-monica-roberts-transgriot-and-justin-shaw-kcavp/#comments Sat, 26 Oct 2013 14:12:27 +0000 http://www.kkfi.org/?post_type=program-episodes&p=25923 ]]> http://www.kkfi.org/program-episodes/transtalk-with-monica-roberts-transgriot-and-justin-shaw-kcavp/feed/ 0 After the LGBT news, Sandra Meade will interview special guest Monica Roberts, an award winning trans community leader that has lobbied since 1998 for trans human rights protections at the federal, state and local levels in Kentucky and Texas. After the LGBT news, Sandra Meade will interview special guest Monica Roberts, an award winning trans community leader that has lobbied since 1998 for trans human rights protections at the federal, state and local levels in Kentucky and Texas. They’ll discuss this long history of trans people of color in the LGBT rights movement, erasure and minimization of their contributions to said history, and the disparate challenges faced by trans people of color today. Next up, Sandra will interview Justin Shaw, Executive Director at Kansas City Anti-Violence Project (KCAVP). They’ll talk about KCAVP’s important mission serving the entire LGBT community in the Kansas City metro area. Awareness about violence against trans people, and especially trans people of color, is heightened at this time of year as the transgender community prepares for another Transgender Day of Remembrance coming up on November 20th. And of course Brent Husher will bring us the latest Community Calendar update to keep us all informed on what’s happening in and around Kansas City, and our Producer and sound engineer Linda Wilson will keep our 100,000 watt transmitter on the air, as always! It’s going to be a great show…please tune in to 90.1 FM if you are in the Kansas City area, or you can listen to live streaming audio on the internet at kkfi.org. ---------------- More about Monica: Monica Roberts, aka the TransGriot (Gree-oh), is a native Houstonian and a trailblazing award winning trans community leader. She has lobbied since 1998 for trans human rights protections at the federal, state and local levels in Kentucky and Texas. In 2006 she became the third African-American trans person and the first African-American Texan to be given the IFGE Trinity Award, the transgender community’s highest meritorious service award. She was named to the inaugural Trans 100 List and honored with the Monica Roberts Advocacy Award by Black Transmen, Inc in March 2013 Monica was a founding member of NTAC, the National Transgender Advocacy Coalition and served on its inaugural board as its Political Director from 1999-2002, served on the boards of Louisville, KY’s Fairness Campaign and C-FAIR, helped organize the 2005 and 2006 Transsistahs-Transbrothas Conferences that took place in Louisville and participated in the first ever trans themed panel discussions at Netroots Nation and OUT on the Hill in 2012. In addition to participating in a long list of panel discussions, town halls and keynote speaking engagements to various colleges, groups and conferences over the years, in January 2006 she founded the award winning blog TransGriot. Her writing about trans issues from an Afrocentric perspective has appeared at Ebony.com, Loop21.com Transadvocate, The Huffington Post, Racialicious, Feministe, Global Comment, The Bilerico Project, Elixher, What Tami Said and Womanist Musings. --------------- More about Justin: Justin Shaw has worked in the nonprofit sector for more than 10 years, and for more than a year has been the Executive Director of the Kansas City Anti-Violence Project or KCAVP. He serves on or leads many local, regional and national task forces, committees, work groups and coalitions actively pursuing social change for LGBTQ people. Previously, Justin worked at the Unicorn Theatre in marketing, fundraising and literary development. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from Park University in Marketing and Management and hopes to pursue a Master’s in Social Work Degree in 2014 with a clinical focus on LGBTQ families and relationships. Justin is a Kanas City native, who grew up gay in Raytown…and survived. ---------------- More about KCAVP: Kansas City Anti-Violence Project provides information, support, referrals, advocacy and other services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) survivors of violence including domestic violence, sexual assault, and hate crimes, focusing these services within the Kansas City metropolitan area. KKFI 90.1 FM no 60:00