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Nephew of Slain Gay Icon Harvey Milk: Orlando Massacre Marks One of the LGBT Movement's Darkest Days

GuestsStuart Milknephew of gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk. He is the co-founder and president of the Harvey Milk Foundation.This is viewer supported newsThe FBI investigation into the Orlando shooting massacre that left 49 people dead at a gay club has taken an unexpected...

Activist: Latinx LGBTQ Community & Its Stories of Survival Should Be at Center of Orlando Response

GuestsIsa Noyoladirector of programs for the Transgender Law Center, the largest transgender organization. She’s a translatina activist and a national leader in the LGBT immigrant rights movement.This is viewer supported newsOn Monday night, thousands gathered in downtown Orlando for a candlelight vigil to...

When It Comes to Orlando Massacre, Domestic Violence is the Red Flag We Aren't Talking About

GuestsSoraya Chemalywriter and journalist who’s written about mass shootings and domestic violence. Her latest piece for Rolling Stone is titled "In Orlando, as Usual, Domestic Violence was Ignored Red Flag."This is viewer supported newsIn a new article for Rolling Stone, journalist Soraya Chemaly...