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Episodes

  • Sept22-14

    Sep 22, 2014 | 11 min
    “NewsWrap" A summary of some of the news in or affecting global LGBT communities for the week ending September 20th, 2014 (As broadcast on "This Way Out" Program #1,382 distributed 9/22/14) India's government challenges the nation's recent Supreme Court ruling legally recognizing trans-people as a third gender; U.S. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBERG points to a pending ruling by the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals that could determine when the high court might consider nationwide marriage equality [with her brief comments about the situation]; Egypt uses Grindr and other social media platforms to escalate its crackdown on gay men, while three men are arrested in Belgrade for the harrowi...
  • week of Aug 3-2014

    Aug 4, 2014 | 11 min
    “NewsWrap" A summary of some of the news in or affecting global LGBT communities for the week ending August 2nd, 2014 (As broadcast on "This Way Out" Program #1,375 distributed 8/4/14) Uganda's Constitutional Court overturns the country's infamous Anti-Homosexuality Law, but only on a legal technicality [with comments by one of the law's most vocal supporters, PASTOR MARTIN SSEMPA, and Ugandan LGBT activist FRANK MUGISHA]; a now happily gay man in China sues the psychology clinic that used electroshock "therapy" to "convert" him to heterosexuality; a violence-free Pride rally is held in St. Petersburg, Kochi hosts the Indian state of Kerala's annual Pride parade for the first time, and one i...
  • week of July 29-14

    Jul 29, 2014 | 11 min
    “NewsWrap" A summary of some of the news in or affecting global LGBT communities for the week ending July 26th, 2014 (As broadcast on "This Way Out" Program #1,374 distributed 7/28/14) A judge declares St. Petersburg-based LGBT advocacy group Coming Out Russia "foreign agents", while officials in the same city tell organizers to dump (or landfill) Pride; a Turkish court rules that calling someone a "pervert" is hate speech, and Kenya's high court orders the government to accept the registration of the group Transgender Education and Advocacy as a non-governmental organization; Colorado's is the latest U.S. state ban on civil marriage for same-gender couples to be declared unconstitutional by...
  • week of July 22-14

    Jul 22, 2014 | 11 min
    “NewsWrap" A summary of some of the news in or affecting global LGBT communities for the week ending July 19th, 2014 (As broadcast on "This Way Out" Program #1,373 distributed 7/21/14) Renowned Dutch HIV/AIDS researcher/activist Joep Lange and at least a few fellow scientists/activists traveling to the annual International AIDS Conference in Melbourne perish in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine; the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturns Oklahoma's ban on civil marriage for same-gender couples, a circuit court judge declares Florida's ban unconstitutional, the U.S. Supreme Court decides not to force Utah to recognize the marriages of more than a thousand l...
  • July8-14

    Jul 8, 2014 | 11 min
    “NewsWrap" A summary of some of the news in or affecting global LGBT communities for the week ending July 5th, 2014 (As broadcast on "This Way Out" Program #1,371 distributed 7/7/14) The United Nations extends spousal benefits to its legally married lesbian and gay workers equal to those given to married heterosexual employees; a Finnish parliamentary committee again rejects a marriage equality proposal, while Kentucky's state ban on civil marriage for same-gender couples is the latest in the U.S. to be declared unconstitutional; an appeals court stops gay and lesbian marriages in Indiana, and Colorado's Attorney General squares off against a marriage license-distributing Boulder County Cler...
  • week of June 30-14

    Jun 30, 2014 | 39 min
    “NewsWrap" A summary of some of the news in or affecting global LGBT communities for the week ending June 28th, 2014 (As broadcast on "This Way Out" Program #1,370 distributed 6/30/14) In a case involving Utah's ban on civil marriage for same-gender couples, the 10th U.S. Circuit of Appeals becomes the first appeals court since last year's Supreme Court DOMA ruling to affirm a district court decision striking down a state's constitutional ban on civil marriage for same-gender couples as federally unconstitutional [with a brief comment by titular plaintiff DEREK KITCHEN], while Boulder, Colorado County Clerk HILLARY HALL, citing the 10th Circuit ruling that also affects her state, starts hand...
  • week of June1-14

    Jun 2, 2014 | 11 min
    A mob breaks into the home of a gay man in Ghana, strips him, and lynches him – and reportedly wants to do the same thing to his boyfriend, who barely escapes the same fate; Luxembourg appears poised to be the next country in Europe to open civil marriage to same-gender couples; the anti-LGBT National Organization for Marriage asks U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy to stop the marriages of lesbian and gay couples in Oregon, while Maine levies the largest ethics fine in state history against the group for violating election campaign laws during the 2009 effort to repeal Maine's marriage equality law; several national U.S. LGBT advocacy groups express opposition to the current incarna...
  • week of May28-14

    May 28, 2014 | 11 min
    News and policy from the LGBT community
  • week of May 12-14

    May 12, 2014 | 10 min
    News and policy from the LGBT community
  • week of May 5th 2014

    May 6, 2014 | 11 min
    A news, policy, and politics show from our brothers and sisters in the LGBT community please go to www.thisWayOut.org to support them
  • week of Apr.14-2014

    Apr 14, 2014 | 10 min
    A news, policy, and politics show from our brothers and sisters in the LGBT community please go to www.thisWayOut.org to support them
  • week of Apr.5-2014

    Apr 6, 2014 | 11 min
    A news, policy, and politics show from our brothers and sisters in the LGBT community please go to www.thisWayOut.org to support them
  • week of Mar.31-2014

    Mar 31, 2014 | 11 min
    A news, policy, and politics show from our brothers and sisters in the LGBT community please go to www.thisWayOut.org to support them
  • Week of Mar 24-2014

    Mar 24, 2014 | 11 min
    News from and about the LGBT community
  • Week of Mar. 15 2014

    Mar 17, 2014 | 11 min
    News from and about the LGBT community
  • Week of mar 10,2014

    Mar 11, 2014 | 11 min
    News and policy in the LGBT community
  • Week of Mar.2 2014

    Mar 3, 2014 | 11 min
    Policy and news from the LGBT community
  • Week of Feb. 22, 2014

    Feb 24, 2014 | 11 min
    LGBT news from around the world
  • Week of Feb. 10th, 2014

    Feb 10, 2014 | 11 min
    News and policy information from the LGBT community. Gay, Lesbian, and transgender
  • week of Jan. 27 2014

    Jan 27, 2014 | 11 min
    News and policy information from the LGBT community. Gay, Lesbian, and transgender
  • Week of Jan 20-2014

    Jan 21, 2014 | 11 min
    News and policy information from the LGBT community. Gay, Lesbian, and transgender
  • the week of Jan 13-2014

    Jan 13, 2014 | 11 min
    News and policy information from the LGBT community. Gay, Lesbian, and transgender
  • week of Dec.9th 2013

    Dec 9, 2013 | 11 min
    Presented by Independent air radio. Produced by Greg Gordon of the well known LGBT program "this way out" please support NewsWrap at www.thiswayout.org. You can also listen at www.iAirRadio.com
  • NewsWrap week of Oct. 31

    Oct 31, 2013 | 12 min