15 episodes

A show for and about the gay community in New Zealand. Hosted by Dan Lake and a revolving cast of guest hosts, we'll be talking to fresh talent, finding out what's going on in the community, and discussing what it means to be gay in Aotearoa.

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A show for and about the gay community in New Zealand. Hosted by Dan Lake and a revolving cast of guest hosts, we'll be talking to fresh talent, finding out what's going on in the community, and discussing what it means to be gay in Aotearoa.

    The Outlook Podcast: TJ Perenara scores in the corner and a gay person is doing the converting

    The Outlook Podcast: TJ Perenara scores in the corner and a gay person is doing the converting

    This week on The Outlook, host Dan Lake is joined by Marja Lubeck and Shaneel Lal about their campaign to make gay conversion therapy illegal in New Zealand.
    Also, Jim Marjoram talks about his journey deep into the closet and running conversion sessions until the death of his wife and coming out.
    Plus, Dan shares his thoughts on TJ Perenara's comments in Express magazine and how some in the media reacted.

    • 31 min
    Is there enough sperm to go around?

    Is there enough sperm to go around?

    Finn Hogan from the NerdsPLUS podcast goes deep into sexuality in gaming, James Mustapic explains why Drew Neemia is no fan of his, and Dr Guy Gudex discusses New Zealand's sperm shortage and how to go about having children regardless of your sexual identity.

    • 35 min
    Why Israel Folau can sashay away

    Why Israel Folau can sashay away

    Courtney Act joins us to talk Dancing with the Stars and her new show, Stephen Foote from Newshub Sport explains why Israel Folau may be sticking around a little longer, and Toni Duder gives us the rundown on the upcoming Rainbow Youth Gala.

    • 31 min
    What it's really like being gay in Brunei

    What it's really like being gay in Brunei

    Brunei has made being gay an offence punishable by death. Anyone found guilty, will be stoned to death in public.

    We speak to a gay man who is living in Brunei, and someone who has recently escaped.

    The Outlook is a magazine-style show full of queer news, views and culture.
    Hosted by Dan Lake, The Outlook includes a revolving cast of co-hosts and guest speakers who discuss current issues and events in the gay community.

    • 14 min
    Hearts not parts

    Hearts not parts

    Aucklander Aych McArdle has been invited to represent New Zealand's non-binary community at the United Nations. McArdle has had a very short period of time to fundraise, so The Outlook gave them a little surprise.

    • 16 min
    Eddie Izzard for PM

    Eddie Izzard for PM

    Global superstar Eddie Izzard is in NZ and in The Outlook studio talking gender mobility, action transvestism and how to fix every toilet queue everywhere - plus his upcoming run for office.

    • 22 min

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