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91: Eleanor Roosevelt: First Lady In Love

Today we cover one of the most well known feminist icons of the 20th century; First Lady, Eleanor Roosevelt. She was by far one of the most influential and active partners of any sitting president. She also held the title of First Lady longer than any other individual since her husband was the only president to ever serve more than two terms. Due to their power, prestige, and 12 years in the White House, the Roosevelts have long been viewed as a form of American royalty. And with their distinction follows the usual amount of rumors and gossip which people have passed along for decades. While we may not have kings and queens in America, we still love to speculate and dish on the rich as much as any other nation. And few families have ever provided so much fodder for the gossip columns as the Roosevelts. 

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58: One Nation Under Queers

It’s a laid back, unscripted episode for you homos today, especially the Americans. We take a list of queer founding fathers and mothers of the USA and lightly discuss just how gay our nation has always been.

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50: Mike Pence, Villains of the LGBTQ

It’s hard to say if any other individual in America has had a greater platform to do more harm to the LGBTQ community than Vice President Mike Pence.

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49: Pete Buttigieg

Hey Queerstians, we get current with today’s episode, covering presidential hopeful and first viable, openly gay candidate Peter Buttigieg.

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34: Harvey Milk Part 2: The Twinkie Defense

We’re back with the second half of this notorious story. Now we dive head first into Harvey’s many attempts at political office, some of his wins, and his evolving rivalry with another City Supervisor, Dan White.

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33: Harvey Milk Part One: The Confident Drifter

Maybe you think you know the story of infamous gay politician Harvey Milk. Maybe you’ve seen the 2009 Sean Penn film and are all caught up on the subject.

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30: George H. W. Bush: The Silent Accomplice

You’ve probably heard mixed reports lately on whether the former president George H. W. Bush was a friend or foe of the LGBTQ community.

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24: Evan and Paul Want You To Vote!

46.9% of Americans didn’t vote in 2016. And we won’t stop repeating that statistic until it goes way down. Let’s make sure to vote 2018!

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20: A Brief History of some Current Affairs

In this episode, Paul and Evan cover some more recent topics such as gender neutral bathrooms.

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11: The Lavender Scare Part 2 – Sexual Psychopaths

We continue our story of the Lavender Scare in the second half of this series. Shit has really hit the fan for LGBT folk in the nation’s capital. We have the sexual psychopaths bill to thank for that.

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