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.


16 Pieces

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Caption: OutCasting youth participants Lucas and Dhruv
A nine-year-old gay boy recently committed suicide after being bullied in school. OutCasting youth participants Dhruv and Lucas talk about ways to...

Bought by WORT


  • Added: Sep 28, 2018
  • Length: 05:24
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Alex
September 2018 — OutCasting youth participant Alex talks about how we have reclaimed a slur and why it may be a better label for him.

Bought by Cards Against Humanity: The Good News Podcast


  • Added: Aug 30, 2018
  • Length: 04:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participants Alex, Lauren, Andrea
OutCasting youth participants Alex, Andrea, and Lauren talk about the particular challenges young LGBTQ people face in dating while in high school.

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Aug 01, 2018
  • Length: 21:47
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participants Lucas and Dhruv
Trans content on Youtube – Controversy over tagging trans videos as unsuitable for advertisers, pairing with anti-LGBTQ ads.

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Jun 30, 2018
  • Length: 06:41
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Andrea
Straight people sometimes appropriate LGBTQ culture in ways that can be detrimental to LGBTQ people.

  • Added: May 31, 2018
  • Length: 04:05
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A pet bunny gets recast as gay in a children’s book parodying a similar book created by members of VP Mike Pence’s family.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Apr 27, 2018
  • Length: 04:33
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Mar 30, 2018
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Feb 28, 2018
  • Length: 05:43
Caption: OutCasting youth participants Andrea and Dhruv
OutCasters Andrea and Dhruv reflect on anti-LGBTQ hate crimes in an essay read by Andrea.

  • Added: Feb 01, 2018
  • Length: 07:21
Caption: Samantha, a youth participant at OutCasting's bureau at Michigan State University
In this piece, OutCasting youth participant Samantha, a participant in our bureau at Michigan State University, ponders on what it means to be bise...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 07:47
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Lauren
In this piece, OutCasting youth participant Lauren talks about her search for a label for her sexuality.

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Nov 30, 2017
  • Length: 06:03
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OutCaster Alex
OutCasting youth participants Callie and Alex talk about being outed by friends.

  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 04:59
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Max
On July 26th, the president tweeted his intentions to ban transgender individuals from serving in the US military without prior consultation with a...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 04:35
Caption: OutCasting youth participant Dante
In this short opinion piece, OutCasting youth participant Dante reflects on the the ongoing campaign of violence against gay and bisexual men in Ch...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 05:06
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OutCasting youth participant Brianna remembers the 2016 massacre at the gay nightclub Pulse in Orlando, Florida, and considers the turbulent develo...

  • Added: Aug 01, 2017
  • Length: 09:12
Caption: OutCaster Alex
OutCasting youth participant Alex reflects on his "gay voice"

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 04:21