outbeat radio newOutbeat Radio airs every Sunday night at 8 pm. There are four different programs: Living Proof, Outbeat Music, Outbeat Collage-Out in the Arts, and Outbeat News in Depth.

Living Proof opens a small window for a look into the personal lives of LGBTQ community members. The show is hosted by married couple Sheridan Gold and Dr. Dianna Grayer. Guests discuss their lives with romantic partners, children, parents, or friends, and how they've overcome obstacles while negotiating the world. Living Proof airs the first Sunday of every month at 8PM.

Outbeat Music with host Cheryl Kabanuck features original music, live performances, and interviews with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) musical artists in the Bay Area and beyond. Outbeat Music airs on the 2nd Sunday of each month at 8PM.

Outbeat Collage - Out in the Arts features interviews and performances by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) artists with a focus on those who reside in Northern California. Local theatre productions, special events, gallery shows, concerts, and other creative happenings are also discussed. The show is hosted by Gary Carnivele and airs the 3rd Sunday of each month at 8PM.

Outbeat News In Depth offers a detailed look at some of the stories that are of importance to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community. The show is hosted by and produced by Greg Miraglia. Greg and his guests discuss issues, politics, local non-profits, and much more. Outbeat News In Depth airs on the 4th Sunday of each month at 8PM.

To learn more about Outbeat Radio and to listen to past shows go to: outbeatradio.com.

Outbeat

  • May 03, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, May 3, 2021

    The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a claim last week from the State of Texas that was trying to sue the State of California over its government-funded travel ban based on anti-LGBTQ laws held by the Lone Star state. Texas is one of ten states that California prohibits the use of taxpayer dollars to be…
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    April 25, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, April 26, 2021

    The Kelloggs cereal announced a special “pride” cereal that features rainbow-colored hearts coated with edible glitter. The cereal is Kelloggs’ second pride cereal edition and is coming to major grocery stores in May. Twenty local LGBTQ politicians and activists have been announced as this year’s…
  • April 18, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, April 19, 2021

    President Biden named an out gay police chief, formerly from the Bay Area City of Richmond, to head the Customs and Border Protection agency. In Alabama, the parents of a gay high school student who committed suicide has filed suit again the district alleging the district knew of the student’s…
  • April 11, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, April 12, 2021

    Athlete Ally, a non-profit that monitors homophobia in the world of sports, released a new report last week on how well NCAA teams support LGBTQ+ participants and the results are not good. Last week’s March Madness final game featured two teams that score at the bottom of the list. Meanwhile, the…
  • Apr 04, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, April 5, 2021

    UCLA’s Williams Institute released a new study last week that reveals transgender men are just as likely as transgender women to experience crimes of…
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    Mar 28, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 29, 2021

    It’s been uncovered that religious conservative groups have been purchasing Facebook ads against the Equality Act that contain outright false…
  • Mar 19, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 22, 2021

    The LGBTQ community is not happy with last Monday’s decry from the Vatican’s office of the doctrine of the faith declaring homosexuality a "choice”…
  • Mar 14, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 15, 2021

    Despite immediate efforts by the new Biden presidential administration to protect and expand civil rights protections of LGBTQ people, conservative…
  • Mar 08, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 8, 2021

    A Gallup poll released this month revealed that more Americans are identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender than ever before and that…
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    Feb 28, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 1, 2021

    A Forrestville musician who has risen to fame with the band Imagine Dragons announced a year-long giving campaign starting with two organizations…
  • Feb 21, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, February 22, 2021

    Out Pennsylvania representative Brian Simms announced he is running for the office of Lt. Governor in that state. Rumors are circulating on the…
  • Feb 15, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, February 15, 2021

    President Biden wasted no time making it clear to the world in a presidential memorandum that it shall be the policy of the United States to defend…
  • Feb 07, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, February 8, 2021

    Representative Marjorie Greene who is best known for many crazy Q-Anon-type conspiracy theories introduced a Bill last week to ban the flying of the…
  • Jan 31, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, February 1, 2021

    President Biden is keeping true to his promises for ensuring LGBTQ equality. Last week, his new Secretary of Defense removed the ban on transgender…
  • Jan 25, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 25, 2021

    Long time Bay Area gay activist Ken Jones passed away earlier this month. The African American man was called a hero by friends and fellow activists…
  • Jan 17, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 18, 2021

    Two gay men who are participated in storming the United States Capitol in support of Donald Trump are now taking to social media with regrets. One…
  • Jan 11, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 11, 2021

    California Insurance companies were reminded by the State that they cannot discriminate against transgender men based on age and that even those…
  • Jan 01, 2021

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 4, 2021

    New York’s Governor has signed a bill requiring all of the state’s single-use restrooms to be labeled as gender-neutral. The new law received huge…
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    Dec 28, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 28, 2020

    Switzerland’s parliament has passed two key pieces of legislation; one will provide same-sex marriage to LGBTQ couples, the other allows transgender…
  • Dec 20, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 21, 2020

    President-Elect Joe Biden nominated Pete Buttigieg as secretary of transportation. If confirmed, he will become the first “out” member of a…
  • Dec 13, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 14, 2020

    The U.S. Supreme Court handed a victory to transgender rights advocates last week by rejecting a lawsuit brought by parents of students at an Oregon…
  • Dec 06, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 7, 2020

    A federal judge ruled last week that the U.S. State Department can no longer require transgender people to provide a signed doctor’s note before…
  • Nov 22, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, November 23, 2020

    Last week the FBI released the statistics for reported hate crimes in 2019. You won’t be surprised to know the numbers are up including a dramatic…
  • Nov 16, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, November 16, 2020

    President-Elect Joe Biden thanked specifically LGBTQ people for supporting his election during his acceptance speech. It was a first for a victory…
  • Nov 08, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, November 9, 2020

    Last week’s national election included more than 600 out LGBTQ candidates and dozens won their seat. A transgender woman was elected to the U.S.…
  • Nov 02, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, November 2, 2020

    Vatican officials are rushing to clarify statements made by Pope Francis last week about supporting civil unions for same-sex couples. As Vatican…
  • Oct 25, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, October 26, 2020

    The two men who opposed each other in the landmark Supreme Court marriage equality case in 2015 have now teamed up to oppose the nomination of…
  • Oct 18, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, October 19, 2020

    A new and tragic record has been set this year for the number of transgender people murdered in the United States. Transgender women of color…
  • Oct 12, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, October 12, 2020

    Last week Governor Newsom nominated the first openly gay man to the California State Supreme Court. The United States Supreme Court began their new…
  • Oct 04, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, October 5, 2020

    Donald Trump justified his ban on transgender people serving in the military in part by citing the cost of trans troops’ healthcare. Leaked copies of…
  • Sep 27, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 28, 2020

    A Republican lawmaker running for re-election in Illinois is in hot water for racist and homophobic comments she made on the radio about her…
  • Sep 20, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 21, 2020

    A transgender woman in Delaware, Sarah McBride, won a primary election last Tuesday and is on the road to becoming the first transgender member of…
  • Sep 13, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 14, 2020

    In Argentina, the country’s president issued a decree that sets aside 1% of all government jobs for transgender people. Here in the U.S., a man has…
  • Sep 07, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 7, 2020

    Last week, two federal courts ruled that transgender students can access the restrooms and facilities that match their gender identity and that the…
  • Aug 30, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, August 31, 2020

    Last week’s Republican convention included plenty of homophobic and transphobic rhetoric lead by, among others, Cissie Graham Lynch, granddaughter of…
  • Aug 10, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, August 10, 2020

    A man wearing an LGBTrump t-shirt was arrested for the second time in New York for vandalizing a Black Lives Matter work of art. In Utah, students…
  • Aug 03, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, August 3, 2020

    The chief of the critical care unit at a Baltimore Hospital died of COVID-19 last week surrounded by co-workers and his husband has some harsh words…
  • Jul 20, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 20, 2020

    The Netherlands announced that the country will eliminate all gender markers on all forms of identification except for passports by the year 2025. In…
  • Jul 05, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 6, 2020

    While most people were forced to remain inside for Pride month this June, several celebrities including 3 snowboarders came out citing pride month as…
  • Jun 28, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 29, 2020

    LGBT activists used a drone to place a rainbow pride flag in the hands of a famous statue in the often anti-LGBTQ country of Ukraine. Pride…
  • Jun 21, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 22, 2020

    Last week’s historic landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to protect LGBTQ people in employment was surprising on many levels, not the least…
  • Jun 14, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 15, 2020

    The U.S. Supreme Court is preparing to hear a case involving discrimination of same-sex couples seeking to adopt children from Catholic Social…
  • Jun 08, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 8, 2020

    June 1st marked the beginning of Pride Month and the 50th anniversary of the first pride march one year after the Stonewall Riots in New York. Former…
  • May 25, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, May 25, 2020

    Germany is one of the latest European countries to ban the harmful practice of conversion therapy for minors. The new ban had very strong legislative…
  • May 19, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, May 18, 2020

    Another teacher at a Catholic school was fired by the church under the guise of religious freedom after requesting leave to seek treatment for breast…
  • May 11, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, May 11, 2020

    A 23-year veteran teacher at a Catholic High School in Ohio was fired after it was discovered he was gay and married to a man. Students are fighting…
  • May 03, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, May 4, 2020

    A male couple in Tunisia, a country in North Africa, has become the first same-sex couple to have their marriage recognized in a Muslim-Majority…
  • Apr 26, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, April 27, 2020

    In Poland, a gay couple is distributed 300 rainbow fabric masks for free both to help protect people from the coronavirus and to combat homophobia. A…
  • Apr 20, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, April 20, 2020

    Right in the middle of a national health emergency, police in Georgia have been using the dating app Grindr to entire men into fake hook-ups and then…
  • Apr 13, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, April 13, 2020

    Last week the FDA eased restrictions for men who have sex with men from donating blood. LGBT rights activists praised the decision, but some say it…
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    Apr 05, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, April 6, 2020

    Despite warnings from the CDC, organizers of the annual Miami based Winter Party held their rave party event in early March and now one of the…
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    Apr 01, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 30, 2020

    A wedding video of a New York lesbian couple getting married has gone viral proving that love is more powerful than the coronavirus pandemic.…
  • Mar 22, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 23, 2020

    Some good news from Spain, a drug commonly used to treat HIV was successfully used to treat a 62-year-old man infected with the Corona Virus.…
  • Mar 09, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 9, 2020

    LGBTQ voter turnout on Super Tuesday was significant especially for those voters under the age of 45 in 12 of the 14 states that voted last week.…
  • Mar 02, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, March 2, 2020

    Richard Grenell is the acting Director of National Intelligence and the U.S. Ambassador to Germany - US Consulate Munich / Public domain.In Croatia,…
  • Feb 10, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, February 10, 2020

    Starbucks has a new ad featuring a young trans man that has caught the attention of the trans community in the UK on social media. Here in the U.S.,…
  • Jan 27, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 27, 2020

    Vice President Mike Pence praised President Trump’s decision to allow adoption agencies to discriminate against LGBTQ couples in the name of…
  • Jan 19, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 20, 2020

    A U.S. District Court of Appeals ruled against the U.S. Air Force and Trump Administration policy of discharging service members who are…
  • Jan 12, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 13, 2020

    The Supreme Court in the Philippines closed any further arguments for marriage equality and same-sex marriage in the largely religious country will…
  • Jan 05, 2020

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 6, 2020

    A slew of new California laws that became effective last week on January 1 should improve the quality of life for LGBTQl people. Bills supporting…
  • Dec 30, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 30, 2019

    This week Outbeat Radio host Greg Miraglia looks at some of the top LGBTQ events of the first two decades of the 21st century. From the elimination…
  • Dec 22, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 23, 2019

    Just in time for the holiday season, Hallmark reacted to backlash from conservative Christians about a commercial Hallmark aired showing a same-sex…
  • Dec 16, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 16, 2019

    Heath officials in Australia report new HIV infections among straight identifying men were up in 2019 while new infections in gay men were down. Here…
  • Dec 08, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 9, 2019

    The Trump Administration announced its plan to wipe out HIV by 2030 and part of that plan includes making PrEP available to everyone at no cost. Last…
  • Dec 02, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, December 2, 2019

    Last month, the FBI reported that the number of hate crimes dropped slightly in 2018, while hate crimes targeting LGBTQ people rose. Also, violence…
  • Nov 25, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, November 22, 2019

    An Alabama printing company declined to print a special diversity issue of a South Alabama student magazine because the publication featured articles…
  • Nov 18, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, November 18, 2019

    Hate crimes targeting LGBTQ people are up in the United States, while the total number of reported hate crimes has declined for the first time in…
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    Nov 04, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, November 4, 2019

    Facebook denied a New York-based health care company from running an add on Instagram promoting PrEP for preventing an HIV infection the same week…
  • Oct 21, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, October 21, 2019

    A 23-year-old gay Saudi Arabian YouTube star has been arrested for violating that country’s public decency law because he posted a picture of himself…
  • Oct 14, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, October 14, 2019

    Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments from three cases involving discrimination against LGBTQ people in the workplace. The Justices were…
  • Sep 30, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 30, 2019

    Last week, 2 federal judges issued rulings against known hate organizations that target LGBTQ rights. The first was against a Florida based church…
  • Sep 22, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 23, 2019

    A printing business owned by a conservative Christian couple sued the state of Arizona in order to avoid having to print wedding invitations for…
  • Sep 13, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 16, 2019

    A Brazilian woman gave birth to twins after being a surrogate for her gay son, a rare instance of a woman giving birth to her own grandchildren. At…
  • Sep 09, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 9, 2019

    Last week while one NFL player came out as openly bisexual, another was preaching for the anti-LGBTQ group focus on the family by encouraging school…
  • Sep 02, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, September 2, 2019

    Effective today in the State of Texas, the crime of indecent exposure now includes sending explicit photos over the Internet, including in emails,…
  • Aug 25, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, August 26, 2019

    Reports surfaced last week about U.S. Parks Police possibly entrapping men looking for sex in Washington D.C.’s Meridian Park. Local attorneys are…
  • Aug 19, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, August 19, 2019

    A new documentary about San Francisco General Hospital’s infamous “Ward 5B” premiers at the end of this month for on-demand play. It tells the heroic…
  • Aug 11, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, August 12, 2019

    Ohio Senator Candice Keller is in hot water again after blaming the recent mass shooting in Dayton on, among other things, gay marriage. In…
  • Aug 04, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, August 5, 2019

    Russian authorities exercised their 2013 LGBT propaganda law to take away two adopted children from a same-sex couple and activists are worried that…
  • Jul 29, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 29, 2019

    A 41-year-old female Russian LGBTQ activist was found stabbed to death in front of her home last week. She had been listed on a website advocating…
  • Jul 21, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 22, 2019

    The new viral social media app that allows users to change a picture of their face to either age or be younger has raised concerns of some LGBTQ…
  • Jul 14, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 15, 2019

    This October, the United States Supreme Court will hear a potential landmark employment discrimination case that will determine if sexual orientation…
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    Jul 07, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 8, 2019

    A catholic priest has been indicted in Texas for allegedly exposing himself to a 15-year-old boy during confession when the young victim confessed to…
  • Jun 30, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 1, 2019

    A new study of LGBTQ Americans finds that the vast majority favors the participation of corporations and uniformed police in pride events, despite…
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    Jun 23, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 24, 2019

    The U.S. Supreme Court sent back another same-sex wedding cake case involving the exercise of religious freedom in a state that prohibits…
  • Jun 17, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 17, 2019

    In a new study released by The Trevor Project, 39% of surveyed LGBTQ+ youth said they have “seriously considered” suicide in the past twelve months.…
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    Jun 09, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 10, 2019

    SFPD Pride (via Twitter)As pride celebrations around the country got underway this month, several local pride organizations, such as the one in…
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    Jun 02, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 3, 2019

    ParaDox [CC BY-SA 2.5]The World Health Organization voted to reclassify people whose gender identity doesn’t match their birth sex from having a…
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    Jan 06, 2019

    Outbeat News for Monday, January 7, 2019

    Newly elected Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D-Va) displays a transgender pride flag next to the Virginia state flag outside her D. C. office. Credit: Via…
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    Sep 30, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, October 1, 2018

    The New York Yankees were one of the last major league teams to host an LGBT pride night, but that won’t be the case next year for the 50th…
  • Jul 29, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 30, 2018

    • Former Press Secretary Sean Spicer has a new tell-all book that spills the beans on the Trump administration’s true beliefs about the LGBT…
  • Jul 22, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 23, 2018

    • Democrats in Congress introduce a bill to ban the use of the “gay panic defense” in federal courts.
  • Jul 15, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 16, 2018

    • An LGBT activist from Columbia who traveled to Moscow for the World Cup was detained for over 15 hours by Russian authorities after he and 5 others…
  • Jul 08, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 9, 2018

    • British Prime Minister Theresa May announced plans to create a national ban on the use of gay conversion therapy.
  • Jul 01, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, July 2, 2018

    • Last Tuesday June 26th marked the anniversary of three landmark LGBT civil rights cases, but last week’s announcement by Justice Anthony Kennedy of…
  • Jun 24, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 25, 2018

    Thursday, June 28th, marks 49 years since the Stonewall riots launched the modern day LGBT civil rights movement.
  • Jun 17, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 18, 2018

    • The owner of a hardware store in Tennessee wants everyone to know that he doesn’t like gay people and that they are not welcome in his store.
  • Jun 10, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 11, 2018

    • An openly gay former Marine won a primary in the State of Alabama for a seat in the state legislature.
  • Jun 03, 2018

    Outbeat News for Monday, June 4, 2018

    • The State of Connecticut became the first to legally require that transgender inmates be housed and housed based on their gender and to be clothed…
  • May 23, 2017

    Outbeat News In Depth - Sunday May 28th @ 8 pm

    This month on Outbeat News In Depth, Greg Miraglia talks with Prop 8 plaintiff Kris Perry and Sandy Stier about how they met and their experience…
  • Feb 14, 2017

    Outbeat News In Depth - February 26, 2017

    In February the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence from the Russian River Order will talk with us about their organization and the many projects they…

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