OutCasting Overtime

Series produced by Media for the Public Good, Inc. - OutCasting Media

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Additional shorter-form content from OutCasting, public radio's LGBTQ youth program.

Additional shorter-form content from OutCasting, public radio's LGBTQ youth program. Often personal in nature, these essays and discussions have covered the Pulse massacre in Orlando, bisexual erasure, coming out, gender norms, and why young LGBTQ people often have to lie. Typically 3-6 minutes.


58 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: OutCasting youth broadcaster Tomás
May 1, 2022 – What does a straight teenager do when he sees a lesbian schoolmate being taunted – and why?

  • Added: Apr 30, 2022
  • Length: 09:10
Caption: OutCaster Tomás
April 1, 2022 – Are schools actually "grooming centers of gender identity radicals"? And what do Florida Republicans mean by “grooming,” anyway — ...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2022
  • Length: 09:15
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Carol
March 1, 2022 – Should you have be very visibly gay, or if you're trans, undergo medical transition to “earn your place”?

  • Added: Feb 28, 2022
  • Length: 13:01
Caption: Archbishop Desmond Tutu
February 1, 2022 – A young straight ally considers his own place in activism

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  • Added: Jan 30, 2022
  • Length: 08:05
  • Purchases: 1
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OutCaster Tim considers why many LGBTQ conservatives don’t feel at home in the LGBTQ community.

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  • Added: Dec 31, 2021
  • Length: 09:16
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCaster Sarah
The OutCasting team reflects on how the holidays can be stressful and even excruciating for LGBTQ teenagers.

  • Added: Nov 30, 2021
  • Length: 07:03
Caption: OutCaster Brian
Who’s really threatened – kids who are assumed to be cisgender and heterosexual or LGBTQ students?

  • Added: Oct 29, 2021
  • Length: 03:30

  • Added: Sep 30, 2021
  • Length: 06:00
Caption: OutCaster Chris
Where did they come from, and is it OK for people to use them today?

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  • Added: Aug 30, 2021
  • Length: 06:04
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: Jul 28, 2021
  • Length: 07:29
Caption: OutCaster Lil
What's lost when kids don't learn about the homophobic context in which the pandemic unfolded?

  • Added: Jun 30, 2021
  • Length: 08:37
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June means LGBTQ Pride in much of the world, but are there issues within the community?

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  • Added: May 31, 2021
  • Length: 12:54
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Isha
In March, the Vatican released a statement that appears to be at odds with Pope Francis's apparently supportive attitude toward LGBTQ people. Isha...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2021
  • Length: 06:56
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Justin
How did he deal with it? Was his school helpful? What did he learn from it?

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  • Added: Mar 31, 2021
  • Length: 04:51
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Feb 27, 2021
  • Length: 05:52

  • Added: Jan 29, 2021
  • Length: 03:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCaster Vivian
Challenges faced by LGBTQ teens who are dating and how straight friends, teachers, and hopefully parents can support them.

  • Added: Dec 31, 2020
  • Length: 11:56
Caption: OutCaster Justin
OutCaster Justin talks about what it means to LGBTQ youth, especially struggling youth, to see LGBTQ people elected to public office.

  • Added: Nov 30, 2020
  • Length: 07:00
Caption: OutCaster Lil
OutCaster Lil presents OutCasters' views on statement from Justices Thomas and Alito attacking marriage equality

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  • Added: Oct 30, 2020
  • Length: 08:33
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCaster Chris
OutCaster Chris considers the legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg to LGBTQ youth. The Supreme Court icon died on September 18, 2020.

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2020
  • Length: 05:05
  • Purchases: 1