OutCasting

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

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Public radio's LGBTQ youth program.

Public radio's LGBTQ youth program, created by young LGBTQ people and straight allies. Broadcast episodes are 29:00 and cover a wide range of issues with highly authoritative guests. Guests have included Evan Wolfson (key architect of the marriage equality movement); Bishop Gene Robinson (first openly gay bishop in the Episcopal Church, whose election prompted a worldwide split in the church; Michelangelo Signorile (author, activist, journalist); Gilbert Baker (longtime LGBTQ activist and creator of the rainbow flag); and Dan Savage (activist, author, co-founder of the It Gets Better Project).

See also OutCasting Overtime.


38 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Jay Blotcher and OutCaster Lucas, Credit: Jay Blotcher photo by Bill Bytsura
The Covid-19 and AIDS epidemics - similarities and notable differences

  • Added: May 31, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Jay Blotcher and OutCaster Lucas, Credit: Jay Blotcher photo by Bill Bytsura
The Covid-19 and AIDS epidemics - similarities and notable differences

Bought by WJFF


  • Added: Apr 30, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sam Brinton, OutCasting youth participant Andrew
An exploration of a discredited and often harmful practice of trying to change gay to straight.

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle and WJFF


  • Added: Mar 31, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Sam Brinton, OutCasting youth participant Andrew
An exploration of a discredited and often harmful practice of trying to change gay to straight.

Bought by WJFF and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Mar 01, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Dr. Jack Drescher with OutCasting youth participant Andrew
An exploration of a discredited and often harmful practice of trying to change gay to straight.

Bought by WJFF and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Jan 31, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Dr. Jack Drescher with OutCasting youth participant Andrew
An exploration of the discredited and often harmful practice of trying to change gay to straight.

Bought by WJFF and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Dec 28, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: Nov 30, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Bruce Knotts, OutCaster Lucas
Helping LGBTQ refugees and asylum seekers flee repressive countries

Bought by WJFF and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Oct 31, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Bruce Knotts, OutCaster Lucas
Helping LGBTQ refugees and asylum seekers flee repressive countries

Bought by WJFF and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Sep 30, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex and Juli Grey-Owens
OutCaster OutCaster Alex talks with the longtime transgender activist Juli Grey-Owens about GENDA, which was finally enacted in January after almos...

Bought by WJFF and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Aug 30, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Stonewall Inn, NYC, Credit: Diana Davies via New York Public Library
A look back at LGBTQ activism, putting the Stonewall uprising into historical context on its 50th anniversary.

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Jul 31, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Journalist and activist Andy Humm
A look back at LGBTQ activism, putting the Stonewall uprising into historical context on its 50th anniversary.

Bought by WJFF and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Jun 29, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Stonewall Inn, NYC, Credit: Diana Davies via New York Public Library
A look back at LGBTQ activism, putting the Stonewall uprising into historical context on its 50th anniversary.

Bought by WJFF, KPSQ-LP, WMPG, KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 31, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Drew Adams and Tara Borelli
OutCaster Andrew speaks with Drew Adams, a transgender student who sued his high school for discrimination, and his lawyer from Lambda Legal, Tara ...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle and KWMR


  • Added: Apr 30, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrew (left) with Paul D. Castillo, Credit: Paul Castillo photo via Lambda Legal
This week on OutCasting, public radio’s LGBTQ youth program, OutCaster Andrew continues his conversation with Paul D. Castillo of Lambda Legal abou...

Bought by WFHB and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Mar 29, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrew, Paul D. Castillo, Credit: Paul Castillo photo / Lambda Legal
This week on OutCasting, public radio’s LGBTQ youth program, OutCaster Andrew talks with Paul D. Castillo of Lambda Legal about Title IX, which bar...

Bought by KGNU, WFHB, and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Mar 01, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex with Mimi and Jerry Goodman, Credit: Jim MacLean
This week on OutCasting, public radio’s LGBTQ youth program, OutCasting youth participant Alex continues his conversation with Mimi and Jerry Goodm...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Jan 31, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex with Mimi and Jerry Goodman, Credit: Jim MacLean
This week on OutCasting, public radio’s LGBTQ youth program, OutCasting youth participant Alex speaks with Mimi and Jerry Goodman. Both of Mimi an...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Dec 30, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Amalee (R), with Alex
This week on OutCasting, public radio’s LGBTQ youth program, we continue our conversation about trans youth transitioning by talking with Amalee, a...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Nov 30, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dr. John Steever, Dr. Matthew Oransky
This week on OutCasting, public radio’s LGBTQ youth program, we continue our conversation about trans youth transitioning. What are the factors to...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Oct 31, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1