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IMRU Radio is the nation’s longest running Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex Radio News Magazine. Out Loud and Out Front since 1974!

We cover all topics from an LGBTQI perspective.
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IMRU 200706: PRIDE OUT LOUD - Episode 4 What Comes Next = Prop 8 Repeal Rally + Roberta Kaplan (Winsor v US) + SCOTUS News + Barney Frank + Michelangelo Signorile + Cleeve Jones.
IMRU SHOW 200706: PRIDE OUT LOUD - Episode 4 What Comes Next = Prop 8 Repeal Rally + Roberta Kaplan (Edie Winsor's attorney) + SCOTUS News + Barney Frank (former Congressman) + Michelangelo Signorile (ACT-UP) + Cleeve Jones.
58:05
July 6, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200627: PRIDE OUT LOUD: Episode 3 - The Plague Years
IMRU SHOW 200629: PRIDE OUT LOUD (Episode 3 The Plague Years) - AIDS Field Reports (Pacifica & IMRU) + Dr. Michael Gottleib (Discovered HIV, co-founded AmFar) + Richard Berkowitz (Author, “Stayin’ Alive: The Invention of Safe Sex") + Cleve Jones (conceived the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt) + Sean Strub (founded POZ magazine, ACT UP New York activist, Author of "Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS, and Survival") + David France (documentarian, "How to Survive a Plague") + Bob Dallmeyer (Activist, Poet).
58:02
June 30, 2020
IMRU 200622: IMRU Presents PRIDE OUT LOUD Episode 1: Hope After a Storm - Harvey Milk + White Night Riots + Cleeve Jones + The Rainbow Flag
IMRU 200622: IMRU Presents PRIDE OUT LOUD Episode 1: Hope After a Storm - Hosted by Michael Taylor Gray, Steve Pride, Abby Dees and Scooter J. Stevens. Harvey Milk + WhHite Night Riots (Field Reports) + Cleeve Jones (On Harvey Milk) + The Rainbow Flag (Lynn Segerblom AKA Faerie Argyle Rainbow)
55:25
June 21, 2020
IMRU 200615: IMRU Presents PRIDE OUT LOUD Episode 1: And So It Begins.
IMRU 200615: IMRU Presents PRIDE OUT LOUD Episode 1: And So It Begins - Hosted by Michael Taylor Gray, Steve Pride, Abby Dees, Vash Boddie, Angelica Beetal and Scooter J. Stevens. Harry Hay (The Mattachine Society) + Alexei Romanoff (The Black Cat Lounge) + Lee Glaze (The Patch Bar) + Jim Forrat (The Stonewall Inn) + Eric Marcus (Making Gay History) Greg Gordon (IMRU) + Lucia Chapelle (IMRU)
58:01
June 15, 2020
IMRU 200608: Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray + Tiger Orange + Dan Savage + Court Vox (theBodyVox)
IMRU 200608: Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray + Tiger Orange (Film) + Dan Savage (Sex and Relationship advice columnist) + Court Vox (Sex and Relationship Coach)
59:08
June 7, 2020
IMRU 200601:The Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray + Larry Karmer + God's Own Country + Gay Bar (Will Fellows) + Gaytino Report (Sandra Valls)
IMRU SHOW 200601:The Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray + Larry Karmer + God's Own Country (Francis Lee, Alec Secareanu) + Gay Bar:The Fabulous, True Story of a Daring Woman and Her Boys in the 1950s (Will Fellows) + Gaytino Report (Sandra Valls)
56:20
May 31, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200525 - The Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray + Vicki Marlane + Mo B Dick + Drag Queen Story Hour + Drag-Con's Past
IMRU SHOW 200525 - The Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray + Vicki Marlane (Drag Queen) + Mo B Dick (Drag King) + Drag Queen Story Hour (Barbie Q) + Drag-Con's Past
59:34
May 25, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200518: Open Secret (David Ehrenstein) + Gods and Monsters (Bill Condon) + Pride On Screen + Tab Hunter + Last Word: Rock Hudson
IMRU SHOW 200518: Hosted this week by Michael Taylor Gray and Chrisanne Eastwood - Open Secret: Gay Hollywood:1928-1998 (David Ehrenstein) + Gods and Monsters (Bill Condon) + Pride On Screen (1934 to 1982) + TAB HUNTER + Last Word: Armistead Maupin on ROCK HUDSON
57:05
May 19, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200511: Alison Arngrim, William Haines (William J. Mann) + Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood (Matt Tyrnauer, documentarian and Scotty Bowers) + LAST WORD
IMRU SHOW 200511: Alison Arngrim, Wisecracker: The Life and Times of William Haines, Hollywood’s First Openly Gay Star (William J. Mann) + Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood (Matt Tyrnauer, documentarian and Scotty Bowers) + LAST WORD: Top Gun is Gay. (Quentin Tarantino).
59:16
May 12, 2020
IMRU 200504:Christina Crawford (Mommie Dearest) + DeMarco Majors (former pro-basketball player) + Rachel Mason (Circus of Books)
IMRU 200504:Christina Crawford (Mommie Dearest) +  DeMarco Majors (former pro-basketball player) + Rachel Mason (Circus of Books)
1:04:15
May 4, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200427: Honest TEA (Michael Taylor Gray) + Encore: Rod McKuen's 2001 Birthday Party + Well Strung + Strike A Pose
IMRU SHOW 200427: Honest TEA (Michael Taylor Gray) + Gayback Machine: Rod McKuen's 2001 Birthday Party (Harry Hamlin, Sally Kirkland, Jane Withers, Buddy Hackett, Red Buttons, Dom DeLuise, Phyllis Diller and Rod McKuen) + Well Strung String Quartet + Strike A Pose ("Blonde Ambition" Tour back-Up Singers and Dancers)
57:58
April 26, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200420: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray) + Dan Matthews (PETA) + Patricia Resnick (Witer: 9-5, Mad Men, Tales of the City)
IMRU SHOW 200420: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray) + Dan Matthews (PETA) + Patricia Resnick (Witer: 9-5, Mad Men, Tales of the City) 
58:32
April 19, 2020
IMRU 200413: Honest TEA + God’s Own Country + Dallas Buyer’s Club + Gaytino Report.
IMRU SHOW 200413: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray) + Pride On Screen: God’s Own Country (Dir: Francis Lee, Star: Alec Secareanu) + Pride On Screen: Dallas Buyer’s Club (Matthew McConaughey. Jared Leto) + The Gaytino Report: Mariachi Arcoiris de Los Angeles.
57:30
April 13, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200406: The Honest TEA + Roslyn Kind + The GAYTINO Report: Ser Anzoategui.
IMRU SHOW 200406: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray) + Roslyn Kind (Actress/Singer) + The GAYTINO Report: Ser Anzoategui (Showtime's "Vida").
56:39
April 6, 2020
IMRU 200330: Honest TEA + Oliver Alpuche+ A Single Man + Don Bachardy + Last Word: Terrence McNally
IMRU SHOW 200330: Honest TEA (Michael Taylor Gray) + Oliver Alpuche (A Gay Bar during the Pandemic) + Pride On Screen A Single Man (Tom Ford, Colin Firth) + Don Bachardy (Christopher Isherwood's surviving partner) + Last Word: Terrence McNally + Closing Song: SOCIAL DISTANCE (Randy Rainbow).
57:59
March 30, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200323: The Honest TEA + Pride On Screen: Boys Don't Cry & Boken Hearts Club + Ann Bannon + The Last Word
IMRU SHOW 200323: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray) + Pride On Screen: BOYS DON’T CRY (Kimberly Pierce and Hilary Swank) + Pride On Screen: Boken Hearts Club (Greg Brtlanti and Timothy Olyphant) + Ann Bannon (The Bebo Brinker Chronicles) + The Last Word: Joel Perry (Groceries)
57:44
March 22, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200316: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Peter McQuaid Audio Essay (The White Party) + PrideOn Screen: Brokeback Mountain + LAST WORD: SAM HARRIS (READING)
IMRU SHOW 200316: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Peter McQuaid Audio Essay (The White Party) + PrideOn Screen: Brokeback Mountain + LAST WORD: SAM HARRIS (READING from "Ham: Slices of a Life: Essays and Stories")
57:39
March 16, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200309: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Joey Arrigo (Cirque du Soleil), Where's Wayne (AAFF Honors) + Last Word (Gay Gulag)
IMRU SHOW 200309: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Joey Arrigo (Cirque du Soleil's VOLTA), Where's Wayne (AAFF Honors) + Last Word (Charlie Bauer, Gay Gulag)
56:36
March 8, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200302: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Wakefield Poole + Kevin Spirtas (After Forever) + Last Word (Pink Freud)
IMRU SHOW 200302: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Wakefield Poole + Kevin Spirtas  (After Forever) + Last Word (Pink Freud)
58:17
March 2, 2020
IMRU 200224: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Amanda Gari) + Storytellers: Joey Arrigo (Cirque du Soleil's VOLTA) + Robert Leleux (The Memoirs of a Beautiful Boy) + Peter Dell (Catch)
IMRU 200224: The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Amanda Gari) + Storytellers: Joey Arrigo (Cirque du Soleil's VOLTA) + Robert Leleux (The Memoirs of a Beautiful Boy) + Peter Dell (Catch)
58:25
February 29, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200217: Honest TEA (With Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Where's Wayne? Previewing the Academy of Motion Pictures Museum + Tomato Thomato + GALECA present the 11th Annual Dorian Awa
IMRU SHOW 200217: Honest TEA (With Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Where's Wayne? Previewing the Academy of Motion Pictures Museum + Tomato Thomato + GALECA present the 11th Annual Dorian Awards + Hear Me Out Senior Storytellers (2019 Competetion Finalist)
56:06
February 16, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200210: Abby Dees in conversation with Alexei Romanoff about his experiences of the demonstration at the Black Cat Tavern on on Feb. 11, 1967 (This episode hosted by Michael Taylor Gray & C
IMRU SHOW 200210: Abby Dees in conversation with  Alexei Romanoff about his experiences of the demonstration at the Black Cat Tavern on on Feb. 11, 1967 (This episode hosted by Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corchran)
58:22
February 10, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200203: Honest TEA (With Michael Taylor Gray & Miles Wood) + Alison Arngim (Little House on the Prairie) + Jonah Blechman's Queeriosity: And the category is... Mexico City.
IMRU SHOW 200203: Honest TEA (With Michael Taylor Gray & Miles Wood) + Alison Arngim (Little House on the Prairie) + Jonah Blechman's Queeriosity: And the category is... Mexico City.
55:04
February 4, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200127
IMRU SHOW 200127: Honest TEA (With Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran) + Joe Putignano (Acrobaddict) + Will and Grace Debut 1998 + New Orleans Mardi Gras (Sons of Tennesse Williams) + Hear Me Out Senior Storytellers (2019 Competetion Winner)
57:31
February 1, 2020
IMRU Show 200120: The Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray & Zalor Stout + Our Gay History in Fifty States (by Gaylor St out) + Bayard Rustin Tribute + TTV: Walter Naegale (Rustin's surviving Partner).
IMRU Show 200120: The Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray & Zalor Stout + Our Gay History in Fifty States (by Gaylor Stout) + Bayard Rustin Tribute + TTV: Walter Naegale (Rustin's surviving Partner).
58:17
January 20, 2020
IMRU SHOW 200113
IMRU SHOW 200113: Steve Pride's 3 part interview with Cleeve Jones covering Harvey Milk, the Aids Epidemic and the LGBT community today + in "The Last Word" Armistead Maupin read's Michael "Mouse" Tolliver's letter home from "Tales of the City." Hosted by Michael Taylor Gray.
57:50
January 14, 2020
The Honest Tea: Michael Taylor Gray & Vash Boddie + Ryan O’Connell (Steve Pride) + Rashida, Gerri and Hendrix Mungin on Storytellers (Michael Taylor Gray) (200106)
In this episode, hosts Michael Taylor Gray and Vash Boddie discuss current events from the LGBTQI perspective. Also, we… ...Learn “I’m Special” from Ryan O’Connell with Steve Pride ...Celebrate allies Rashida, Gerri and Hendrix Mungin with Michael Taylor Gray on Storytellers
56:37
January 7, 2020
The Honest TEA with Michael Taylor Gray and Ralph Cole Jr. + Where's Wayne? (Wayne Sampson) + The Dickersons on Storyteller (Michael Taylor Gray) (191230)
In this episode, hosts Michael Taylor Gray and Ralph Cole, Jr. discuss current events from the LGBTQI perspective. Also… ...Where’s Wayne? ...The Dickersons on Storytellers with Michael Taylor Gray
57:10
December 31, 2019
Trevor Live LA on Where's Wayne + Red Ribbon Christmas with Rick Watts + Hollywood Santa Jack on Talk To Vash + Secret Santa--Radio Play (191223)
In this episode, Michael Taylor Gray Ho-Ho-Hosts our special holiday episode! ...Trevor Live LA on Where's Wayne ...Red Ribbon Christmas with Rick Watts ...Hollywood Santa Jack on Talk To Vash ... Secret Santa--Radio Play
57:10
December 24, 2019
Rich Valenze, founder and CEO of “Raise A Child” on Storytellers XXL + Don Bachardy, portrait artist and Christopher Isherwood's surviving partner + LAST WORD: Steve Pride, Chasing Peter (191216)
In this episode, host Michael Taylor Gray kids with Rich Valenze, founder and CEO of “Raise A Child” in Storytellers XXL Also… ...Don Bachardy, portrait artist and Christopher Isherwood's surviving partner ...Last Word, Chasing Peter with Steve Pride
58:49
December 17, 2019
The Honest TEA w/Michael Taylor Gray and Chloe Corcoran; Florian Klein aka Hans Berlin and Jasper Cole on Storytellers with Michael Taylor Gray + Last Word: Abby Dees--Who's the Man? (191209)
In this episode, hosts Michael Taylor Gray and Chloe Corcoran discuss current events in The Honest TEA. Also… Florian Klein aka Hans Berlin on Storytellers with Michael Taylor Gray ...Jasper Cole on Storytellers with Michael Taylor Gray ...Last Word with Abby Dees: Who's the Man?
57:36
December 10, 2019
The Honest TEA with Chloe Corcoran and Scott Turner Schofield + Upright Citizen’s Brigade Drag Race with Michael Taylor Gray + T. Cooper director of the new documentary, “Man Made” (191202)
In this episode, hosts Chloe Corcoran and Scott Turner Schofield discuss current events in The Honest TEA. Also we… ...Get untucked in the Upright Citizen’s Brigade Drag Race on Storytellers with Michael Taylor Gray ...Build a relationship with T. Cooper director of the new documentary, “Man Made”
58:00
December 2, 2019
The Honest TEA (with Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran), Storytellers: Team Shores at the Palm Springs Desert AIDS Walk, Storytellers: Del Shores, Last Word: Sam Harris at Liza's Wedding (191118)
In this episode, hosts Michael Taylor Gray & Chloe Corcoran discuss current events in The Honest TEA. Also... ...Team Shores at the Palm Springs Desert AIDS Walk on Storytellers with Michael Taylor Gray ...Del Shores on Storytellers with Michael Taylor Gray ...Sam Harris at Liza's Wedding in the Last Word
58:02
November 19, 2019
The Honest Tea w/Michael Taylor Gray & Del Shores; The Homophile Report: John Morgan Wilson; Addison Heimann on Storytellers; Last Word: California Screaming (191111)
In this episode, Hosts Michael Taylor Gray & Del Shores discuss current events in The Honest TEA.  Also... The Homophile Report: John Morgan Wilson, Writer of the "Benjamin Justice" Mystery series Storytellers: Addison Heimann (writer/creator of "Kappa Force" on the Revry TV Network) Last Word: California Screaming To hear this episode, Click here:  https://m.soundcloud.com/prideonscreen/imru-show-191111
00:03
November 11, 2019
The Honest TEA, Gay Chorus Deep South (Vash Boddie), Eric Roos of Up With People (Steve Pride), Country Artist Jack Nathan Harding[Cowboys & Tattoos] (Michael Taylor Gray) (191104)
In this episode, hosts Michael Taylor Gray and Chloe Corcoran discuss current events in the Honest Tea. Other stories include... - Gay Chorus Deep South - Eric Roos (Up With People)  - Country Artist Jack Nathan Harding (Cowboys & Tattoos)
55:53
November 6, 2019
Halloween Edition! Honest Tea, The Amazing Randi and his partner José Alverez, Tyler Cassidy of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Clive Barker shares the Anatomy of Horror, and more!! (191028)
In this episode, hosts Chloe Corcoran and Michael Taylor Gray discuss the U.S. world ranking in LGBTQI acceptance; Parents battling over custody of their child, Luna, who wishes to transition; How the current Supreme Court cases will affect LGBTQI employment in the future, Protestors force Chick-fil-A to close its UK store all in the Honest Tea. Also, we... ...Converse with the world’s greatest skeptic, The Amazing Randi and his partner Jose Alverez ...Visit with the Gay owner of the Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Tyler Cassity, who looks after the graves of Hollywood royalty like Cecil B. Demille and Rudolph and Rudolph Valentine ...Get the anatomy of Horror from the one and only Clive Barker
54:24
October 30, 2019
Director and cast of "The Third," Josh Howard director of "The Lavender Scare," Evelyn Markus's documentary reminds us "Never Again is Now." (191021)
In this episode, hosts Johan Blechman and Chloe Corcoran take us on a ride with incredibly jermaine stories this week! We… ...Meet the Director and Cast of the new Dekkoo series, “The Third,” a series about a triad relationship set in Palm Springs, California on Storytellers with Michael Taylor Gray. ...Have an intimate conversation with Josh Howard, director of the educational and important documentary, “The Lavender Scare” on TTV - Talk to Vash with Vash Boddie ...Examine past and present Anti-Semitism with the filmmakers and subjects of “Never Again is Now” on Queerious with Jonah Blechman Follow IMRU Radio on Facebook
52:12
October 23, 2019
Honest Tea, a chat with pioneering professor Karla Jay, legendary gay ally Allison Angrum, IMRU Radio history with Greg Gordon, and more!! (191014)
In this episode, hosts Chloe Corcoran and Michael Taylor Gray discuss the ongoing Supreme Court case regarding allowing employers to personnel for being LGBTQ, Democratic presidential candidate platforms, Bill Graham blames the LGBTQI community for the rise in heterosexual STI rates and more, all in the Honest Tea. Also, we... ...Have a chat with the pioneering professor, Karla Jay ...Straight woman who is a legendary gay ally Allison Arngrum ...Learn the history of IMRU Radio with Greg Gordon
54:41
October 16, 2019
Honest Tea, National Coming Out Day with Ben and Jessica Pensner, LA's Gay Marriachi Band on the Gaytino Report, a reading by Armistead Maupin, and more!! (190907)
In this episode, hosts Chloe Corcoran and Michael Taylor Gray discuss the Supreme Court deciding if employers can discriminate against Gays and Transgender people; Channing Smith, a Bisexual teen outed by classmates; and man sues Apple claiming an ad made him Gay all in the Honest Tea. Also, we ...Celebrate National Coming Out Day with a story about Ben and Jessica Pensner ...Jam with LA’s Gay Marriachi Band in the Gaytino Report ...Have a Last Word with Armistead Maupin
53:27
October 9, 2019
Honest Tea, Anne Bray of Freewaves on "Love and/or Fear" with Vash Boddie on TTV - Talk to Vash, former Mayor John Doran on the Gaytino Report, and more!! (190930)
In this episode, hosts Chloe Corcoran and Michael Taylor Gray discuss the charges against Ed Buck as victims and allegations increase; Merriam-Webster adds nonbinary 'they' pronoun to dictionary and musician Sam Smith comes forward that they prefer its use; London Trans Pride all in the Honest Tea. Also... ...Anne Bray, director of Freewaves explores her journey to Love &/or Fear with Vash Boddie …Mayor John Doran talks about the changing face of West Hollywood with Dan Guerrero on the Gaytino Report Rainbow Minute features Mark Segal, Walter Kronkite and the famous “TV Zaps!”
50:57
October 2, 2019
Remember Mark Bingham with Steve Pride, an inspiring life after life story from Joel Rothschild and Steve Pride, artist Sean Wiggins is on "Audiofile" with Chris Wilson, and more! (190923)
In this episode, we... ...Remember Mark Bingham with Steve Pride ...Hear an inspiring life after life story from Joel Rothschild with Steve Pride ...Expose Sean Wiggins in the return of Audiofile with Chris Wilson ...and have time for a Last Word. 
52:01
September 25, 2019
Honest Tea, Peter Perkowski discusses the civil cases filed to fight the military ban on transgender people and cases filed for treatment of HIV+ individuals, and more! (190916)
In this episode, Chloe Corcoran, Michael Taylor Gray and Vash Boddie host the show with Michael Taylor Gray and Vash Boddie discussing Conversion Therapy, a Washington State florist who wants to discriminate based on religious beliefs, Abel Cedeno sentenced to jail time after attacking his attacker, and a London fashion show featuring all transgender models, all in the Honest Tea. Also, we have lead council Peter Perkowski in studio to discuss the civil cases filed against the U.S. Government over the military ban on transgender people, cases filed against the U.S. military over their treatment of HIV+ individuals and APLA Health. We even have time for a last word!
51:30
September 18, 2019
Honest Tea, on a special TTV - Talk to Vash, Robert Rosenberg talks about his documentary "Before Stonewall" (190909)
Also, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones explore current events from the LGBTQI perspective in the Honest Tea. Also, Vash Boddie speaks with Robert Rosenberg, Co-Director of the Emmy Award Winning documentary “Before Stonewall” to learn more about LGBTQI history in the decades before the Stonewall Riots.
47:01
September 11, 2019
Honest Tea, Salute Labor Day with Labor Leader Delores Huerta on a special Gaytino Report, musician Holly Lerski shares a labor of love with Abby Dees, and more!! (190902)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss current events from the LGBTQI perspective in the Honest Tea. Also, we… Salute Labor Day with Dan Guerrero’s special “Gaytino Report” with iconic Latino Labor Leader Delores Huerta Share a labor of Love with musician Holly Lerski and Abby Dees.
54:40
September 4, 2019
Honest Tea, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones ask the Gay Liberation activist Don Kilhefner, "What's Your Story?" and more!!! (190826)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Log Cabin Republicans endorsing Trump and the fallout, Charles Moran doubles down on his support for Trump, Ralph Abraham’s two gender claim gets a rebuttal, Joshua Home Conversion Therapy owners Gary and Meghan Wiggins arrested and charged with crimes, Michael’s craft store goes public with being Open to All and more in the Honest Tea. Also, we ... Ask Don Kilhefner, “What’s Your Story?” Have a “Last Word” with Abby Dees
53:16
August 28, 2019
Honest Tea, Queer Yourth Alex, Andrew and Amilie at Outcasting Overtime, gene Graham shares "This One's for the Ladies," a word from Abby Dees and more!! (190819)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss The Supreme Court, Title 7 and the future of Sex and Gender rights; 1964 Civil Rights Act; Government contractors being granted Religious Freedom exemption on EEOC non-discrimination guidelines; Log Cabin Republicans and their support for Trump’s position on LGBTQI rights; and Skipper and Ping the gay King Penguins, and more in the Honest Tea.    Also, we ... ...Explore what’s on the minds of Queer Youth via our friends Alex, Andrew and Amilie at Outcasting Overtime in Austin, TX ...Get intimate with well endowed Black Male Strippers in a special TTV - Talk To Vash when he talks to Gene Graham, Director of “This One’s For the Ladies” (Note: The Podcast contains a longer, unbleeped version of this interview) Hear Abby Dees reply to a common question in the "Last Word."
52:42
August 21, 2019
Honest Tea, Countdown to our 45th Anniversary! (190812)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss current events from the LGBTQI perspective in the Honest Tea.    Also, as we count down to our 45th Anniversary celebration next month, we revisit one of our favorite stories about the hardest working man in Hollywood, Scotty Bowers, The Infamous Pimp of Classic Hollywood.
50:31
August 14, 2019
Honest Tea, attend Drag Queen Story Hour with Abby Dees, Buddy Cole chats with Steve Pride, Wenzel Jones gets into tomatoes, and more! (190805)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss current events from the LGBTQI perspective in the Honest Tea.    Also we… ...Visit our friend Miss Barbie-Q who is holding cort at Drag Queen Story Hour ...Slide up to the Piano Bar Happy Hour for a chat with “Kids in the Hall” regular Buddy Cole ...Learn the difference the juicy red fruits growing in your garden Rainbo Minute produced by Judd Proctor and Brian Burns
52:04
August 7, 2019
Honest Tea, Elegance Bratton (Dir. "Pier Kids") with Vash Boddie, Isabel Davis (Prod. "XY Chelsea") with Vash Boddie, Sandra Valls on the Gaytino Report, and more! (190729)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss House of Representatives unanimously vote on tax law HR3299; Russian LGBTQI Activist, Yelena Grigoryeva; Mike Pence fundraiser at the gay owned Caribou Club on Aspen and stiffing the city, Straight PRIDE in Modesto, Straight Pride, White Supremacsts and Trip Advisor, Democratic Presidential Candidates Elizabeth Warren, Julian Castro and Bill DeBlasio include PGPs on their websites and more in the Honest Tea.    Also we… ...Find family, community, strength and home with Director Elegance Bratton and “Pier Kids” (Vash Boddie) ...Speak the truth about “XY Chelsea” with Director Tim Travers Hawkins and Producer Isabel Davis (Vash Boddie) ...Laugh with Sandra Valls on the Gaytino Report (Dan Guerrero) 
52:21
July 31, 2019
Honest Tea, Red Carpet interview with "Gay Chorus Deep South" cast and crew with Vash Boddie, Mark Patton (Scream, Queen: My Nightmare on Elm Street) talks to Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones (190722)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss getting accurate news from Samantha Bee; Human Rights issues including how LGBTQI people are affected by the newest U.S. Asylum policy forcing asylum seekers to apply for refugee status in the countries they pass through or be ineligible for asylum in the U.S.; Safe Third Country policy agreements; the right to apply for asylum; Corruption along the immigration process; the unwritten U.S. Policy that LGBTQI people are exempt from the “Remain in Mexico” policy; the need for translators at the borders; the Commission on Unalienable Rights and its appointees focusing eliminating human rights based on “Natural Law” and Religious Freedom; Poland declaring themselves free of LGBT Ideology all in the Honest Tea. Also we… ...Travel with “Gay Chorus Deep South” as it shows at OUTFEST ...Share Mark Patton’s “Nightmare on Elm Street” through his documentary “Scream, Queen: My Nightmare on Elm Street” also showing at OUTFEST ...Feature Johnny Mathis in the Rainbow Minute
54:43
July 24, 2019
OUTFEST Special! Wenzel Jones and Vash Boddie host Mike Dougherty (Dir. Fest. Programming), Doug Spearman (Dir. From Zero to I Love You), Rachel Mason (Dir. Circus of Books), and more! (190715)
In this episode, Vash Boddie and Wenzel Jones celebrate OUTFEST Los Angeles, 2019 with a show dedicated to OUTFEST Los Angeles, 2019!!! In this episode, it’s all OUTFEST Los Angeles!   ...Mike Dougherty (Director Festival Programming) talks about his journey to OUTFEST 2019 and anticipated happenings at the Film Festival ...Doug Spearman (Director) shares personal moments about his most recent feature film, the semi-autobiographical “From Zero to I Love You”  ...Rachel Mason (Director) takes us into the ground-breaking, life-altering, criminal, loving,  yet very ordinary world that was “Circus of Books” Share IMRU Radio with a friend.  ...you know you wanna!
53:04
July 17, 2019
Honest Tea, Anne Stockwell asks famed writer Patricia Reisnick, "What's Your Story?" (190708)
In this episode, Vash Boddie and Wenzel Jones discuss Connecticut being the second U.S. state to introduce a bill to protect Intersex babies and more, all in the Honest Tea.   Also, Anne Stockwell asks Patricia Reisnick, “What’s Your Story?”
56:40
July 10, 2019
Honest Tea, hear the Story of Stonewall from Jim Forratt, Peter Dell shares a Coming Out story, a Gaytino Report, and more! (190701)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Putin ominously warning Western Liberalism is obsolete at the G20 Summit, Clarence Thomas beginning his efforts to overturn Marriage Equality via stare decisis, the surprising results of the GLAAD Accelerating Acceptance survey of 18-34 year-olds, US Women’s Soccer Team at World Cup and Megan Rapinoe using her celebrity for good all in the Honest Tea.  Also we... ...Celebrate World Pride by sharing with you the Story of Stonewall, 50 years after the fateful night with Jim Forratt ...Relive a Coming Out experience with Peter Dell ...Talk with American labor leader and LGBTQI Ally Dolores Huerta.  Thanks for listening!
53:44
July 3, 2019
Honest Tea, Vash Boddie reports on the documentary "The Lavender Scare," Lynn Segerblom explains the Rainbow Flag origins, and more! (190624)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss MasterCard using “True Name” to support and acknowledge Trans and Intersex gender identities, Kamala Harris introduces bill to mandate insurance coverage for PReP/Truvada via the PreP access and Coverage Act, Gilead not reporting profits on the sale of PReP though the US Government paid for all the patent research, Intersectionality message in politics, Single Payer healthcare system and the discrimantory policies of Healthcare, New York to eliminate the “Gay Panic” defense for crimes against LGBTQI people all in the Honest Tea.   Also...  ...Josh Howard motivates us all with his documentary “The Lavender Scare” on a special TTV with Vash Boddie  ...Hear Lynn Segerblom explain the surprising creation of the first Rainbow with Abby Dees  Thanks for listening!
52:51
June 26, 2019
Honest Tea, we hear the IMRU Radio origins story, share an archived interview with SF. Supervisor, Harvey Milk in his camera shop on Castro Street, and more! (190617)
In this episode Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones spill some Honest Tea. Also... We return to our roots with the IMRU origins story Share of first "scoop" a 1977 interview with newly elected San Francisco City Supervisor Harvey Milk in his camera shop on Castro Street Please Subscribe and Share! Thank you!
54:37
June 19, 2019
Honest Tea, chat with David Weisman (Dir. The Cockettes), Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones ask Geri Gewell, "What's Your Story?", and more! (190610)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss the Lesbians assaulted on a London Bus, Washington Supreme Court upholds its non-discrimination laws against “religious freedoms” claims, Straight Pride in Boston, Trump banning PRIDE Flags on embassy flag poles, Dyke march in D.C. banning Star of David on PRIDE Flags to keep the peace, and Jeanne Manford creating PFLAG all in the Honest Tea. Also... Steve Pride catches up with the director The Cockettes a documentary release 17 years in the making Wenzel and Abby ask Facts of Life and Deadwood actress, author and stand-up-comedian Geri Gewell, “What’s Your Story?”  Thanks for listening! Please Rate, Comment and Share this podcast.
56:40
June 12, 2019
Honest Tea, attend the Tribeca Film Festival Red Carpet opening of "Gay Chorus Deep South," "What's Your Story?" with Florian Klein, and more! (190603)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Trump’s continued assault on LGBTQI equality with the new Commision on Inalienable Rights; Attempts to ban Adoptions by Same-Sex couples; Chick-fil-a and their increasing bans from airport contracts; Rodrigo Duterte, President of the Philippines announces that he was once gay, Pastor Rev. Adam Ericksen of the Clackamas United Church of Christ in Milwaukie and his LGBTQI messages on their marquee, Listerine and their PRIDE bottle  all in the Honest Tea. Also we… ...Go to the Red Carpet for the premiere of “Gay Chorus Deep South” at the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival with Vash Boddie ...Revisit our “What’s Your Story” segment with writer/producer Florian Klein aka adult gay film actor Hans Berlin to support the Hollywood opening of his autobiographical new musical, “Shooting Star.” 
53:13
June 5, 2019
Honest Tea, a reading by Peter Dell, Abby Dees an Wenzel Jones ask funnyman Frank DeCaro, "What's Your Story?", and more! (190527)
In this episode, hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Texas passing a bill allowing business and people to discriminate in response to San Antonio denying Chick-fil-a a location at their airport, Ben Carson and HUD changing the Equal Access Rule which will affect LGBTQI access to housing support, Trump Anti-LBGTQI policies, Taiwan being the first Asian nation to legalize Marriage Equality on May 17th with support tweeted by their president, Princess Harry invites Mermaids, a youth Trans organization to a roundtable in their Heads Together foundation, Republican Nathan Ivey coming out in a YouTube video, all in the Honest Tea. Also we… ...Share a classic story of childhood, friendship and adult prejudice from the award winning Peter Dell ...Have a special sit down with author, TV and radio funnyman Frank De Caro on “What’s Your Story?”! Thanks for listening! Please Rate, Comment and Share this podcast.
56:35
May 29, 2019
Honest Tea, "XY Chelsea" director Tim Travers Hawkins on TTV-Talk To Vash, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones ask Dennis Hensley, "What's Your Story?" and more!! (190520)
In this episode, hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss recent abortion bans, LGBTQI adoptions and citizenship, the Equality Act and the animated show “Arthur” in the Honest Tea. Also we… ...Discuss the new documentary “XY Chelsea" with Director Tim Travers Hawkins and Producer Isabel Davis (Vash Boddie) ...Ask “What’s Your Story” to author, screenwriter, producer, dancer, singer and game creator Dennis Hensley (Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones) Thanks for listening! Please Rate, Comment and Share this podcast. Links: XY Chelsea the movie: XYChelsea.com XY Chelsea the person: HugsForChelsea.bandcamp.com Dennis Hensley: DennisHensley.com
55:28
May 22, 2019
Honest Tea, Opening of the Anita May Rosenstein Campus with Wayne Sampson, Christina Crawford discusses mommy dearest, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones ask "What's Your Story" of Florian Klein (190513)
In this episode, hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss women’s track gold-medalist Caster Semenya and testosterone-lowering medications; Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition featuring it’s first out lesbian, US women's soccer co-captain Megan Rapinoe; and Texas legislators trying to expand the state's Hate Crimes law to include gender identity and expression all in the Honest Tea. Also we… ...Attend the Red Carpet opening of the new Anita May Rosenstein Campus of the Los Angeles LGBT Center with Wayne Sampson ...Revisit Christina Crawford, a daughter who had a very tense relationship with her mother with Steve Pride ...Debut our new segment, “What’s Your Story” with in-studio guest writer/producer Florian Klein aka Gay Porn actor Hans Berlin who talks about the journey to opening his autobiographical new musical "Shooting Star" with Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones Thanks for listening! Please Rate, Comment and Share this podcast. Links: Caster Semenya:  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caster_Semenya Megan Rapinoe:  https://www.si.com/swimsuit/model/megan-rapinoe/2019/photos Los Angeles LGBT Center Anita May Rosenstein Campus:  https://lalgbtcenter.org/about-the-center/anita-may-rosenstein-campus Shooting Star the Musical:  www.onstage411.com/star
54:40
May 15, 2019
We go behind the scenes of "The Web Opera," Steve Pride explores the film "Limited Partnership" with Thomas G. Miller, Hida Viloria explains the special challenges faced Intersex people (190505)
In this episode we… ...Go behind the scenes of The Web Opera  (Christopher Gaal) ...Explore "Limited Partnership" the documentary about the first legal same-sex marriage in 1975  (Steve Pride) ...Speak to Hida Viloria, writer, activist and Intersex woman on TTV: Talk To Vash  (Vash Boddie)  And this week’s hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss the war on the Trans population and the limitless new freedom health care workers have to deny care; Tennessee Congress attempting to legislate LGBT discrimination; the status of the Equality Act, Transport for London asked to reconsider advertising countries with abhorrent anti-LGBT policies in the Honest Tea. Links:   Limited Partnership:  www.limitedpartnershipmovie.com Hida Viloria - www.hidaviloria.com Intersex Equality - https://www.intersexequality.com/
52:05
May 8, 2019
Attend the HRC Gala with Wayne Sampson, Vash Boddie is a Human Body in the Gays Against Gun protest, the cast of "Daniel's Husband" joins Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones in studio, and more! (190429)
In this episode we... Attend the HRC Gala with Wayne Sampson Join Gays Against Guns at their Human Body Protest with Vash Boddie Host the Los Angeles cast of “Daniel’s Husband” in Studio and hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss the Trump Military Trans ban and its repercussions, Supreme Court cases dealing with LGBTQI protections, Jared Kushner and the Saudi Arabia executions of 100 people to impress the USA, and Mormon Church adjusting to LGBTQI acceptance in the Honest Tea. Thanks for listening.  Please subscribe.
55:07
May 1, 2019
Check into the Trans Movement with activist Kyler Broads, visit with Dante Alencastre on the Gaytino Report, meet "I'm From Driftwood" founder Nathan Manske with Steve Pride, and more! (190422)
In this episode, hosts Wenzel Jones and Wayne Sampson accompany us as we... ...Visit with Magician and Paranormal Debunker, The Amazing Randi, with Steve Pride ...Celebrate and learn from Trans Activist Kyler Broadus with Abby Dees ...Visit Dante Alencastre on the Gaytino Report with Dan Guerrero  ...Speak to "I'm From Driftwood" founder Nathan Manske with Steve Pride Please Subscribe, Rate and Comment. Links: Kylar Broadus:  KylarBroadus.com
51:46
April 24, 2019
Steve Pride interview Abby Dees, Muslim Gays in Malaysia with Lucia Chappelle, take a trip to Key West, and more!! (190415)
In this episode we… ...Hear the story of how Abby Dees first came to IMRU Radio with Steve Pride ...Get the pre-festival buzz about the Tribeca Film Festival with Vash Boddie, live from New York ...Talk “Tomatoes” with Chef Paul McCullough and his husband Jeremy Stanford ...Find Muslim Gays in Malaysia with Lucia Chappelle  ...Take a trip to Key West with Steve Pride Host:  Wenzel Jones Rainbow Minute by Judd Proctor and Brian Burns
53:30
April 17, 2019
World News, a trip to the happiest place on earth with Eddie Shapiro with the book "Queens in the Kingdom," chat with Alec Mapa, a Lamdba Letter Project update, and more! (070406)
Hosts Kareem Furgeson and Kurtis Krigg guide us as we  ...Take a trip to the Happiest Place on Earth with Eddie Shapiro and his book “Queens in the Kingdom” ...Talk to Alec Mapa ...Get an update on the Lambda Letters Project The World News is presented by This Way Out and we get the local happenings in the Community Calendar.
57:16
April 10, 2019
Honest Tea, Celebrate our 45th year on the air, Gay Liberation Follies, and more!! (190408)
In this episode host Abby Dees discusses the Equality Act and how Republicans are fighting it, the Heartbeat Bill and LGBTQI equality and Hate crimes bill in Georgia, and the Sultan of Brunei’s anti-LGBTQI policy in the Honest Tea. Also we reach back into the IMRU archive to celebrate our 45th year on KPFK with a co-production KPFK did with our sister station KPFA in Berkeley the year we launched.  It's called "The Gay Liberation Follies of 1974" and stars a young Lily Tomlin.
53:14
April 10, 2019
Honest Tea, New LGBT Laws in Brunei, and more! (190401)
Abby Dees continues the conversation about Brunei and their new LGBT law in the this week’s Honest Tea.
11:31
April 3, 2019
Honest Tea, Vic Gerami talks to artist Reina Mora, Matthew Montgomery shares his film "Devil's Path" with Steve Pride, shoe designer Nick Kacy is in studio, and more! (190325)
In this episode, hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Chick-Fil-A promising LGBTQ-inclusive philanthropy, Gender Non-Binary on your CA driver's license, United Airlines providing two more gender booking options and 11-year-old Ella Briggs, Connecticut's new, out lesbian Kid Governor in the Honest Tea. Also... ...Vic Gerami sits down with up and coming recording artist Reina Mora to talk about her new album ...Steve Pride queries actor turned writer, director and producer Matthew Montgomery about his new gay thriller, "Devil's Path" ...We are joined in-studio by non-binary shoe designer Nik Kacy If you haven't already, please Subscribe, Rate and Comment on our podcast!
52:08
March 27, 2019
Honest Tea, a discovered interview with gay rights pioneer Harry Hay, revel in the origins of "The Radical Faeries," talk to Scott Turner Schofield, and more!! (190318)
In this episode, Abby Dees delves into the Transgender Military Ban and the actual memo in the Honest Tea! Also, we... …Dip into a bit of history we thought we lost! Gay Rights Pioneer Harry Hay speaks with Steve Pride …Revel in the origins of “The Radical Faeries” with Don Kilhefner and Charlie Vaughn …talk with Scott Turner Schofield, Transgender Activist and Actor Please Subscribe and Rate! IMRU Radio on Podcast.  You're welcome!
55:26
March 20, 2019
Honest Tea, Lukas Dhont and his film "Girl," Lynn Segerbloom and the origins of the Rainbow Flag, and "The Fabulous, True Story of a Dring Woman and her Boys in the 1950's," and more!! (190311)
In this episode, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss the Military Trans Ban, the House of Representative 2019 Equality Act and the blood drive in Austin, Texas in the Honest Tea. Also we... ...Look at a controversial film from Belgium called "Girl" that finally makes it's delayed debut on Netflix ...Revisit a documentary that deals with a Transgendered Filmmaker, her Brain Damaged Brother and Hollywood Royalty called "Prodigal Sons." ...Chat with Lynn Segerbloom of "Faerie Argyle Rainbow" about her old in the creation of the iconic Rainbow Flag ...Visit an early Gay drinking establishment in the City of Angeles and talk with Will Fellows about his book "The Fabulous, True Story of a Daring Woman and Her Boys in the  1950's"
55:53
March 13, 2019
Honest Tea, Sheryl Lee Ralph and her AIDS fundraiser "Divas Simply Singing," the history of LGBT Mardi Gras, the men of Well Strung, and Strike a Pose with the Blonde Ambition cast (190304)
In this episode, host Host Abby Dees discusses the the history of Religious Freedom Acts and its initial 1993 intent, United Methodist Church voting to ban LGBT clergy and same-sex marriage and the Mainstream United Methodist Church sect rebeling, Xavier Bettel, the openly gay prime minister of Luxembourg, speaking at the UAE Summit, and Jean-Claude Juncker President of the European Commission defending his decision to hold a summit in countries with flawed human rights records all in the Honest Tea! Also in the episode we… ...Bring you the original and first Breakout Dreamgirl, Sheryl Lee Ralph and her AIDS fundraiser--Divas Simply Singing (thedivafoundation.org & divassimplysinging.com) ...Hear the history of LGBT Mardi Gras  in the documentary “Sons of Tennessee Williams” ...Pull some strings with the men of  Well Strung ...Strike A Pose with the members of the Blonde Ambition Tour: Luis Camacho, Kevin Stea, Carlton Wilborn, Niki Haris, Donna De Lory Follow IMRU Radio on Facebook & Twitter and share this podcast with everyone!
57:43
March 6, 2019
Honest Tea, Martin Duberman asks "Has the Gay Movement Failed?" and Abby Dees takes us into the world of Gender and Sexually diverse children in the Documentary "Room to Grow" (190225)
In this episode, hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss the validity of Trump’s plan to decriminalize homosexuality, Martina Navratilova Op-Ed on Trans/Intersex athletes and the Athlete Ally reply, and Jackie Shane the Trans Soul Singer’s life and times in the Honest TEA. Also, we hear... ...Martin Duberman explore the question, “Has the Gay Movement failed?” with John Riley ...Gender and sexually diverse children from the Revry documentary, “Room to Grow” with Abby Dees Share the IMRU Radio Podcast with a friend or two and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram! Please let comments below:
49:24
February 26, 2019
Honest Tea, first out Gay presidential candidate Fred Karger with "Who's Fred?," Matt Tyrnauer and Scotty Bowers share their "Secret History of Hollywood" with Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones (190218)
In this episode, hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Tennessee’s movement on LGBT rights; “Trans Turfs” and Trans Exclusionary Radical Feminists; the Civil Lawsuit for Love in Japan; and Lyndon LaRouche, all in the Honest TEA. We also... ...Hear from Out Gay Republican 2012 Presidential candidate, Fred Karger and his book, Fred Who? ...Sift through the sexual underworld and learn the Secret History of Hollywood from Matt Tyrnauer and Scotty Bowers with Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones Share the IMRU Radio Podcast with a friend or two and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!
51:21
February 19, 2019
Honest Tea, the unlawful love story of Nayyef Hrebid and Btoo Allami, Matty McLaughlin speaks to musician Devin Tait, Non-Binary Andrik Ochoa speaks with Steve Pride, and more! (190211)
In this episode of IMRU Radio, hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Gay Conservatives and Colton Buckley; Iowa judge allowing discrimination within the University of Iowa’s student club, BLinC (Business Leaders in Christ); and Queers Flash Mobbing in Mumbai after the decriminalization of homosexuality, all in the Honest TEA.  Also, we--  ...Embrace the difficult love story of Nayyef Hrebid and Btoo Allami in a segment called “Out of Iraq” with field reporter Steve Pride   ...Hit the right notes with recording artist Devin Tait with musician and field reporter Matty McLaughlin  ...Bounce back and forth with Non-Binary Actor, Andrik Ochoa Steve Pride  Share the IMRU Radio Podcast with a friend and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!
55:12
February 12, 2019
Honest Tea, the Big Queer Convo with Wayne Sampson, explore the World of Wonder with Steve Pride, Super Everett talked about "The Happy Prince," Abby Dees shares "Who's the Man?," and more! (190204
In this episode, hosts Wenzel Jones and Abby Dees discuss Drag Queen Story Hour and how it resulted in a Christian’s arrest, Valedictorian Christian Bales (Gender Non-Conforming) vs Covington Catholic High School, Bart Hester and Arkansas striking down Equality and New Jersey becoming second state to mandate LGBT education in the Honest T. Also in this episode… ...Wayne Sampson takes us to the Red Carpet of the Big Queer Convo ...Steve Pride explores the world of World of Wonder ...Rupert Everett talks about his film “The Happy Prince” ...Abby Dees performs her audio essay “Who’s the Man?” 
53:40
February 5, 2019
A show about documentaries! Kevyn Aucooin: Beauty & the Beast in Me," Hot to Trot," "Paragraph 175," and more!! (190128)
In this episode, Hosts Wenzel Jones and Steve Pride entertain us as we… ...Talk with Lori Kaye about her documentary “ Kevyn Aucoin: Beauty & the Beast In Me” - Steve Pride ...Tango with Director and Dancers from the Same-Sex Ballroom Dance documentary “Hot to Trot” - Abby Dees ...Boogie down with Matt Tyrnauer and his documentary about Studio 54 - Steve Pride ...Honor Holocaust Memorial Day around the world by revisiting the documentary “Paragraph 175” ...Hear Audio Essay “Letter to Self” - Abby Dees
35:22
January 29, 2019
Honest Tea, Tribute to Bayard Rustin, his partner Walter Naegle talks to Vash Boddie, Tina Alexis Allen shares her memoir with Steve Pride & Tony Curry and Carrie Gibson Improv Gay History! (190121)
Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Missouri marriage equality challenge, Karen Pence and discrimination at the  Emmanuel Christian School, Kickxy Vixen-Styles, organizes other Drag Queens in San Diego coming comes to the aid of LGBTQI migrants all in the Honest Tea. Then, we... ...Pay tribute to the Gay Black man responsible for organizing both the march on Washington and Selma, Bayard Rustin ...Talk to Walter Naegle, Bayard Rustin’s surviving partner with Vash Boddie ...Hear from actress Tina Alexis Allen and her best selling memoir “Hiding Out” with Steve Pride ...Learn Gay History from Tony Curry and Carrie Gibson, OE Improv duo
50:53
January 22, 2019
Honest Tea, Attend the Dorian Awards with Steve Pride, hear memoirs from Ryan O'Connell and take a trip to Groundswell with Vash Boddie (190114)
In this episode, hosts Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss Increase in persecutions of LGBTQ people in Chechnya and organizations trying to help (RainbowRailroad.com, Meduza.io/en, Email: kavkaz@lgbtnet.org), LGBTQ Homeless in Anchorage, AK, and Ed Buck and the string of dead Black men in his home all in the Honest Tea. Also, in this episode, we… ...Attend Galeca, the Society of LGBTQ Entertaiment Critics, Dorian Awards with Steve Pride ...Talk with Ryan O'connell and his memoirs “I'm Special: And Other Lies We Tell Ourselves”  ...Visit the Groundswell Institute with Vash Boddie
52:20
January 15, 2019
Honest Tea, Patty Schemel, David Sedaris, Sam Harris, Jessica and Ben Penser and more! (190107)
In this first episode of 2019, Abby Dees and Wenzel Jones discuss the Trump’s Military Trans Ban update, Representative Jennifer Wexton features Trans Flag at office, Arizona Senator Kristen Sinema is sworn in using the Constitution and Drag Queen Story Hour support and protests in the Honest TEA. Also in this episode, we hear... ...Hole drummer Patty Schemel share her Coming Out story ...David Sedaris shares his story about guitar lessons ...Jessica Penser interviews her brother Ben about his coming out to the family ...Sam Harris shares a moment from his memoir “Ham: Slices of Life” ...Billy Bean shares a story from his memoir “Going the Other Way: Lessons from a Life In and Out of Major League Baseball ...Steve Pride visits Steven Reigns and his “My Life as Poetry Workshop” Producer Steve Pride, Diretor Wayne Sampson, Board Op. Ricky Herrarra Rainbow Minute Producers Judd Proctor Brian Burns Share the IMRU Radio Podcast with a friend or two and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!
52:06
January 8, 2019