This Way Out
A former “ex-gay” Australian challenges “conversion therapy”; Europe’s human rights court slams Russia for banning Pride, a West Sumatra city joins Indonesia’s anti-queer crackdown, Hong Kong lawmakers reject a same-gender couples recognition bill as one sues for housing rights, Bermuda and Taiwan continue marriage equality wrangling, a Puerto Rican lesbian couple spruces up Rockefeller Center, […]
SYDNEY CORRESPONDENT BARRY McKAY CHATS WITH AUTHOR AND LIBERATION THEOLOGIAN ANTHONY VENN-BROWN ABOUT A NEW BOOK HE’S PUTTING TOGETHER CALLED “THE QUEST TO CURE QUEERS” … [:11 TEASE] THE CASE AGAINST SO-CALLED “CHANGE THERAPY”, AND HOW YOU CAN HELP THE CAUSE — NEXT TIME ON THIS WAY OUT!
This week we observe the 40th anniversary of the 1978 “Queer November to Remember” – the first victory by US equality forces over an anti-LGBTQ ballot measure after a wave of defeats … followed less than three weeks later by the shocking assassination of one of the country’s first openly gay elected officials. Those events […]
There won’t be a “NewsWrap” segment on next week’s “This Way Out.” This is a sound montage :45 promo for next week’s 40th anniversary archival sound flashback to November 1978, the first gay rights ballot win in the U.S., which was followed all-too-soon by the shocking assassination of one of the country’s first openly-gay elected […]
==> A :45 mp3 promoting next week’s special archival show will upload immediately after this program’s mp3: it’s the 40th anniversary of a very “Queer November to Remember!” THIS WEEK: Rainbow candidates continue to surf the U.S. midterms “Blue Wave”; melody and policy ignite Emma’s Revolution; the Caribbean Court of Justice quashes Guyana’s anti-trans law, […]
A rainbow-hued “Blue Wave” brightens the U.S. midterm elections; Scotland puts queer culture in the books, election anxiety kills an LGBTQ Christian forum in Armenia, Indonesia’s latest round-up nets lesbians for “rehab”, Tanzanian terror continues – fed claims to the contrary – while loud voices bite the eraser off Trump’s trans-exclusion plans, retired out Aussie […]