Uniting LGBTQ youth, straight allies, and the power of media in advocacy for a less unjust world. LGBTQ issues seen from the rarely heard perspectives of LGBTQ youth and straight allies -- not by and for LGBTQ youth, but by LGBTQ youth and straight allies and for anyone who wants to better understand LGBTQ issues -- parents, grandparents, kids, relatives, straight, LGBTQ, or whatever! Updated on or about the 1st, 11th, and 21st of each month.
OC-OT-0002 - Why LGBTQ+ youth have to lie - November 2022
Brianna, an OutCasting youth broadcaster, talks about the worst lie she ever had to tell. Originally presented in June 2016.
54 - Medical transition for transgender youth - part 2 of 2 - December 2022
December 2022 - What are the factors to consider when young transgender people want to medically transition? Guests Dr. John Steever and Dr. Matthew Oransky.
OC-OT-0081 - Experiencing gender from both sides - October 2022
Declan was born and raised as a girl, but he’s trans masculine. What has he found out from living on both sides of the gender "fence"?
101 - Healthcare issues faced by trans people - part 2 of 2 - October 2022
October 2022 - Trans people can face enormous discrimination. What happens when it affects their medical care?
OC-OT-0080 - LGBTQ youth at risk - September 2022
Statistics show that LGBTQ youth are at much higher risk of self-harm than non-LGBTQ youth. But sometimes, as Isha says, bad things can happen even when things seem to be OK.
100 - Healthcare issues faced by trans people - part 1 of 2 - September 2022
September 2022 - Trans people can face enormous discrimination. What happens when it affects their medical care?