Saturday at 2:00 pm
This Way Out (LGBT)
This Way Out leads off each week with NewsWrap, a summary of some of the major news events in or affecting the lesbian/gay community, compiled from a variety of publications and broadcasts around the world. In addition to NewsWrap, each edition of the program consists of several other segments, which can include: Interviews With Authors & Performers, News Feature Stories, Music By Openly-Lesbigay Recording Artists, Humor, Poetry, Readings From Gay/Lesbian Literature, And More! Plus, every segment of “This Way Out” is punctuated with a wide variety of music, especially self-produced recordings by openly lesbian/gay performers (which rarely receive commercial radio airplay).
Our Lady J’s Transformative Music And Mirth + Global LGBT News! March 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm
The multi-talented Our Lady J transposes classical and comedy careers; a Japanese trans-man breaks the electoral glass ceiling, a U.S. appeals court boots a lesbian's workplace bias lawsuit, Trump's Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch worries LGBTQ rights groups, and more.
Making “Rub The Wrong Way” work + Gavin v. SCOTUS + Global LGBT News! March 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm
A gay historian harmonizes street politics and the status quo; U.S. Supremes sidestep trans teen Gavin Grimm's toilet rights case; there's new hope for Northern Ireland marriage equality, OutVets are re-invited to Bostons St. Patrick's Day Parade, and much more.
Larry Kramer 10 Years Ago @ ACT UP’s 20th + Global LGBT News! March 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm
Is it time to ACT UP again? Its leading founders fiery challenge on the street action groups 20th anniversary in March 2007 resonates in today's turbulent era of Trump; the U.S. Supreme Court cancels scheduled March 28th oral arguments in the landmark case of transgender Virginia teen Gavin Grimm and sends it back to the lower appeals court; an Italian court christens 2 gay dads as legal parents, and much more.
Trump Flushes Trans Student Rights + “Moonlight” Shines + More LGBT News! March 4, 2017 | 2:00 pm
Trump flushes trans student bathroom rights; "Moonlight" shines after a monumental Oscars mix-up; a new study says U.S. state marriage equality laws saved teen lives; Finland lawmakers reject attempted repeal of their marriage equality laws, and much more.
The 1967 Raid at L.A.’s Black Cat Births Resistance + Global LGBT News! February 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm
Honoring L.A.'s Black Cat that scratched cops 2 years before Stonewall; one of the 1967 demonstration organizers shares his personal and political story; an Australian Senate committee steers toward civil marriage equality, and much more.
Gay Iraqi Refugees In Love + Global LGBT News! February 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm
"Out of Iraq" heroes define "what is love"; a "Rainbow Minute" recalls the gay subtext in Alfred Hitchcock's "Rope"; Chile's President tests marriage equality waters, a gay Bermuda man sues to wed his Canadian fiancé, and much more.
Suicidal Queer Teens Turn to Trevor + Global News + More! February 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm
Trumped teens turn to The Trevor Project; Screen Actors mix politics with prizes; Ellen schools the president about "Finding Dory"; the Boy Scouts of America transitions on gender identity, and global LGBTQIA news.
Queer Voices From the D.C. Women’s March + Global LGBT News+more! February 4, 2017 | 2:00 pm
Women walk all over Trump's Agenda; a "Rainbow Minute" remembers often-forgotten iconic British-born gay movie director James Whale; transpeople will finally count for something in Pakistan,
Obama’s Compassion and Queer Rights Legacy + Global LGBT News! January 28, 2017 | 2:00 pm
Barack Obama commutes trans whistleblower Chelsea Manning's shameful sentence, and reflects on his LGBT rights legacy as does our "Queer Life and Literature" commentator; Sri Lanka keeps its laws against same-gender lovemaking, Ireland lifts its gay blood ban but not before a year without sex, and so much more.
“Romer” & Hamilton Remembered + Global LGBT News! December 17, 2016 | 2:00 pm
Remembering North Carolina's Colorado ancestor in the 20th anniversary year of "Romer versus Evans"; a "Rainbow Minute" profiles the historic bisexual lead character of a hot Broadway show; Wal-Mart settles for millions in queer spousal benefits claims, and so much more.