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Hoax party invitation

N.Y. radio hosts suspended over homophobic parent hoax

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
NEW YORK — Two Long Island radio personalities have been suspended over an on-air hoax about a homophobic parent. [ Read more → ]
Garrett Miller

Garrett Miller: Chasing his dreams with ‘Eyes Wide’

Saturday, February 8, 2014
Garrett Miller’s Rated G Radio is burning up the airwaves every weeknight, covering the latest in news, entertainment, and culture, culminating in a Friday night dance party. [ Read more → ]
Michelangelo Signorile

Gay rights activist Michelangelo Signorile working on new book

Friday, November 22, 2013
NEW YORK -- Michelangelo Signorile, the activist, SiriusXM host and popular author, sees many battles ahead for gay rights. [ Read more → ]
Gabrielle Ludwig

ESPN radio hosts suspended following transphobic broadcast

Tuesday, December 11, 2012
WASHINGTON -- Two Washington D.C.-based radio announcers were suspended Tuesday following a brief, on-air apology for remarks made during a broadcast last week in which they referred to a transgender female basketball player as "he/she" and "it." WTEM Radio, branded as ESPN 980, said Tuesday... [ Read more → ]
Sean Savoy

Radio station cancels public affairs program over interview with LGBT advocate

Thursday, August 30, 2012
RENO, Nev. -- A Fox Radio affiliate in Reno, Nev. has cancelled a public affairs program because the show's host conducted an interview on Aug. 12 with social commentator and LGBT advocate Will Kolb. [ Read more → ]

Cleveland radio host who suggested ‘corrective rape’ issues on-air apology

Monday, April 30, 2012
A Cleveland, Ohio, radio personality who, on his radio broadcast last week told a parent to essentially arrange for his daughter to be raped if he suspects she’s gay, has been been disciplined by the station and issued an on-air apology Monday. [ Read more → ]

Malaysia bans gay characters from television, radio programs

Friday, April 6, 2012
The southeastern Asian nation of Malaysia has banned television and radio programs programs that feature gay characters, an effort to curb the "influence" of the LGBT community, the country's Information Department has confirmed. [ Read more → ]
Jared Max

ESPN radio announcer Jared Max reveals ‘gargantuan size secret’ — ‘I’m gay’

Thursday, May 19, 2011
New York sports announcer Jared Max on Thursday announced to his radio audience that he is gay. [ Read more → ]
Chris Krok

Bigoted radio host attacks Joel Burns’ ‘It gets better’ message to gay youth

Friday, November 12, 2010
You may recall that last month, Joel Burns, an openly gay city council member in Fort Worth, Texas, gave a heart-wrenching, impassioned plea to LGBT youth struggling with their sexual identity or facing adversity among their families, community or bullying by their peers. But not everyone was touched by Burns' message... [ Read more → ]

TV station pulls anti-gay segment, radio station apologizes, morning host mum

Thursday, October 28, 2010
A radio station has apologized, and a television station has removed from its website a controversial segment in which TV and radio audiences in Tyler, TX were invited to call in and debate the question: “Will the acceptance of homosexuality be the fall of America?” [ Read more → ]

Texas TV station asks its viewers: Will homosexuality be the ‘downfall of America?’

Wednesday, October 27, 2010
A Texas television station is asking its viewers whether they think homosexuality will cause the downfall of the United States. KETK-TV, an NBC affiliate in Tyler, TX, has partnered with KTBB-AM radio station to poll its audiences on the subject. [ Read more → ]
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