OutWest is a public access television show out of Tucson, AZ. Highlighting the people and events that make the LGBT community in the southwest so FABULOUS! It is broadcast on Wednesday nights at 8pm (local time) and also available on Access Tucson's website. Wednesdays @ 8PM (local time) Cox Channel 98/Comcast Channel 74 and Sundays @4:30PM Cox 99/Comcast 7
Ray "the bear" takes on Chik-Fil-A's policy, as well as the frustrating reduction of businesses gays and lesbians can consciously patronize when they donate to anti-gay causes and candidates. See his online stand against Chik-Fil-A's Facebook page here: http://stumbling-block.blogspot.com/2011/06/im-not-forgetting-chik-fil.html
In this episode: Ernie speaks with staff at SAAF - Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation, touring the facilities and its resources, including MSHAPE's lounge. An amazing film from Scotland: Stand Up. Very inspiring anti gay-bashing video with an ending so beautiful it moves to tears. The "It Gets Better" video from the employees of CBS. Ray "the bear" takes on Chik-Fil-A's policy, as well as the frustrating reduction of businesses gays and lesbians can consciously patronize when they donate to anti...
Too many don't understand what Pride is about. Many complain that it's too commercial now. I want to set some stuff straight about Pride and applaud those volunteers who are working their butts off to make it as great as it is. Don't like it? VOLUNTEER!
It's bizarre we in America forget we rebelled against royalty supposedly mandated by god, only to have a governor in the red state of AZ that claims God put her there and tells her to take gay rights away. Recall this woman: http://recallgovernorbrewer.com (EDIT: Recall did not have enough signatures to succeed, unfortunately.)
In this episode: The Outwest Crew visits Flux, a 4th Ave. bar, to gander at the local transgendered artists' magnificent artistry. Desert Voices, local LGBT choir, rocks us with some beautiful tunes... in a church no less! Ray "the bear" talks about what Pride is about, and why we should not just be grateful for the work volunteers have done, but volunteer too!
In this episode: Ernie interviews Linda Thomas from ;Wingspan
In this episode: Ernie interviews Tucson Pride president, ;Karon Bohlender, discussing upcoming projects and surprises for Pride 2011The University of Arizona holds the Rainbow Graduation ceremony for celebration of graduating LGBT students.