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bloomingOUT – December 19, 2013

Bloomington Pride Film Festival Co-Directors Abby Henkel and Sarah Perfetti provide information about this year’s event scheduled for 23-25 January 2014 at the Buskirk-Chumley Theatre. IU School of Public Health Professor Debra Herbenick and Michael discuss LGBTQIA issues related to family and personal interactions during the holidays on a new edition of Sexual Health Matters. Featured artist is singer/songwriter Bobby …

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bloomingOUT – December 12, 2013

Blogger, freelance writer, speaker and activist Reverend Irene Monroe discusses Nelson Mandela and changes effected by his leadership in Africa and the HIV AIDS epidemic in the black communities of the US and Africa. IU alum, former WFHB volunteer, Louisiana attorney and Cherokee Indian Becca Riall talks about some of the legal issues stemming from discrimination and cultural erosion faced …

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bloomingOUT – December 5, 2013

Bloomington story teller Jim Doud relates a “Christmas Past” on an edition of “Our View” and Helen presents an historical review on an edition of Queer History entitled “Reflections.” Michael and Helen discuss the pros and cons of coming out over the holidays in response to a Q Mailbag question from a listener. President of the Mauer School of Law …

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bloomingOUT – November 21, 2013

IU telecommunication student and bloomingOUT/WFHB volunteer Nick Tumino chats with Helen and Michael about coming out issues. Associate Director of Sexual Health Promotion and IU Professor Brian Dodge discusses his recent work about bisexuality and sexual health among men on a new edition of Sexual Health Matters. Featured artist is Arro Verse. Musical selections are “Marry Me” and “Love Follows …

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bloomingOUT – November 13, 2013

Purdue University LGBTTQ Outreach Coordinator for Multicultural Efforts to end Sexual Assault Skye Brown talks about gender and orientation violence and provides information about the Transgender Remembrance Day events planned around the state during the week of 20 November. Helen and Nick respond to a listener question from the Q Mail Bag. Patrick Battani  stops by the studio with  information …

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bloomingOUT – November 7, 2013

Authoress of Left Hander in London and President of Indy Rainbow Chamber JJ Gufredo is in studio to discuss her perspective on HJR6, societal ramifications of transitioning from male to female and also provides updates about her play! The Bloomington Peace Choir performs live in studio. Emily Nagoski talks about LGBT folks on an edition of It’s Only Sex and …

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bloomingOUT – October 31, 2013

Campaign Manager for Freedom Indiana Megan Robertson discusses their state-wide organizational efforts  to defeat proposed anti-same sex marriage constitutional amendment HJR6. Emily Nagoski addresses bisexuality on an edition of “It’s Only Sex” and on a new edition of “OUT on the Street” Nick Tumino chats with attendees at the Judy Shepard lecture recently held on IUB campus. Featured artist is …

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bloomingOUT – October 24, 2013

Bloomington North High School Counselor Greg Chaffin discusses the additional hardships and academic stressors faced by LGBTQIA teens as a result of bullying and discrimination on a new edition of Youth in Peril. Helen highlights October as pride month on an edition of Queer Herstory.  Founder and President of Indiana Transgender Wellness Alliance and Cummins engineer talks about transitioning on …

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bloomingOUT – October 17, 2013

Assistant Professor in IUB School of Public Health Beth Meyerson and PhD nursing student in clinical science and part-time faculty member at IUB School of Nursing Greg Carter discuss issues around coming out to one’s health provider as well as their planned research focusing on LGBT health disclosure. Michael is joined by IU School of Public Health researcher Deborah Herbenick …

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bloomingOUT – October 10, 2013

African American drag king performer and filmmaker KB Boyce and queer Asian-American activist and artist Celeste Chan stop by the studio to chat about the production company they founded in San Francisco for queer artists of color called Queer Rebels Productions.  They also provide information about their film series “Queer Rebels of the Harlem Renaissance” showing at the IU Cinema …

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