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.


59 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: OutCaster Chris
OutCaster Chris considers the legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg to LGBTQ youth. The Supreme Court icon died on September 18, 2020.

Bought by RADIOLEX


  • Added: Sep 30, 2020
  • Length: 05:05
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCaster Lucas
OutCaster Lucas talks about how the Covid quarantine has given him to explore aspects of himself that he didn't have when life was normal.

  • Added: Aug 31, 2020
  • Length: 05:23
Caption: Woman holding a rainbow flag with BLM, Credit: OutCaster Justin
Gay teenager attends a Black Lives Matter protest in a suburb of NYC.

  • Added: Jul 31, 2020
  • Length: 08:15
Caption: OutCaster Justin
July 1, 2020 -- OutCaster Justin, who is black and gay, considers recent police killings of black citizens and the nationwide protests in support o...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2020
  • Length: 08:17

  • Added: Apr 30, 2020
  • Length: 04:49

  • Added: Mar 31, 2020
  • Length: 07:45
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Feb 29, 2020
  • Length: 05:20
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Sarah
February 1, 2020 -- OutCaster Sarah talks about why LGBTQ history should be taught in schools, just like the history of other minorities.

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio, KRZA, and WOUB


  • Added: Jan 31, 2020
  • Length: 06:25
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Jamie
January 1, 2020 -- OutCaster Jamie changed colleges and ended up in a college in their home town -- a move that, as a practical matter, required Ja...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Dec 28, 2019
  • Length: 04:07
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participants Kaspar and Andrew
December 1, 2019 - Is it a mental illness? Do trans people have to medically transition to really be trans? OutCasters Andrew and Kaspar discuss....

  • Added: Nov 30, 2019
  • Length: 12:01
Caption: OutCasters Andrew and Kaspar
November 1, 2019 - Is it a mental illness? Do trans people have to medically transition to really be trans? OutCasters Andrew and Kaspar discuss....

  • Added: Oct 31, 2019
  • Length: 14:46
Caption: OutCasters Andrew and Amalee
October 1, 2019 - OutCasters Andrew and Amalee consider why some people think that showing anything to do with gay people is inappropriate for chil...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Sep 30, 2019
  • Length: 04:06
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Dhruv
OutCaster Dhruv talks about how OutCasting has made him a passionate straight ally. It's not enough, he says, to just say you're an ally.

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio and WOUB


  • Added: Aug 30, 2019
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: "Straight Pride"
August 1, 2019 - OutCaster Alex takes a humorous look at the "Straight Pride" parade planned for later this month in Boston.

  • Added: Jul 31, 2019
  • Length: 05:59
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex
July 1, 2019 - OutCaster Alex talks about a stereotype about bisexual people and how his own coming out story fits into it.

  • Added: Jun 29, 2019
  • Length: 04:06
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrew
OutCaster Andrew talks about why it’s important for both LGBTQ and non-LGBTQ people to have an awareness of LGBTQ history.

Bought by WMMT


  • Added: May 31, 2019
  • Length: 05:20
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrew
OutCaster Andrew talks about what it’s like to use public bathrooms as a transgender person and why it’s important to respect the rights of trans p...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Apr 30, 2019
  • Length: 08:04
  • Purchases: 1
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OutCasting youth participant Amalee talks about the importance of using preferred personal pronouns, especially for trans people.

Bought by KUAF Public Radio, PRX Remix, and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Mar 29, 2019
  • Length: 05:16
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrew
OutCaster Andrew talks about his experience with a doctor who was insensitive to the needs of her trans patient.

  • Added: Mar 01, 2019
  • Length: 06:26
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex with Gilbert Baker at OutCasting's studio
OutCaster Alex reflects on his speech at the Gilbert Baker memorial and his hopes for what it might represent in his life.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2019
  • Length: 04:09