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The program is a weekly one-hour news program devoted to in-depth coverage of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender issues on a local, state, national and international level. The format also includes guest interviews.
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The program is hosted by veteran lgbt civil rights activists Andy Humm and Ann Northrup.
Gay USA begins with a quick introduction by Humm and Northrop then moves into news segments as viewed from the gay perspective. Regular segments include gay news, AIDS news, and entertainment news.
Longtime journalist and activist, Northrop has worked for the National Journal and has reported on all branches of the federal government including The White House, Congress and the Supreme Court. Northrop has also worked for ABC Sports, Ms. , and Ladies’ Home Journal, as well as a writer-producer for ABC’s Good Morning America and a producer for the CBS Morning News and has worked with Diane Sawyer, Bill Kurtis, Forrest Sawyer, Maria Shriver, Phyllis George, Charlie Rose and Meredith Vieira.
As a gay news reporter, Humm has covered virtually every major gay and AIDS news story since the 1980s. He’s covered Democratic and Republican National Conventions. His interviews include, titled according to their political position at the time of the interview, include Governors Bill Clinton and George Pataki; Senators Bill Bradley, Joseph Lieberman, Chuck Schumer, and Bob Dole; Representatives Newt Gingrich, Dick Cheney, and Richard Gephardt. Activists interviewed by Humm include Jesse Jackson, Gloria Steinem, Al Sharpton, and Larry Kramer. Humm has interviewed actors Matthew Broderick and Ian McKellen as well as authors Alan Hollinghurst, Ned Rorem, and Martin Duberman.
Humm has been interviewed on the CBS Evening News, the Geraldo Show, Charlie Rose, Fox TVs Hannity & Colmes, America’s Talking with Chris Matthews, The Maury Povich Show, the Alan Colmes and Barry Farber radio shows, all New York City TV newscasts, and is a frequent guest on NY-1 TVs Inside City Hall. Humm’s opinion-editorials have appeared in the The New York Times, New York Post, Daily News and Newsday.
Gay USA is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a non-profit arts service organization.