LGBT Bar NY Podcast

LGBT Bar NY Podcast header image 1

Entries from November 2018

Domestic HIV Law and Policy Talk for #WorldAidsDay

November 30th, 2018 · Comments

December 1st is World AIDS Day. On this episode of the LeGaL LGBT Podcast, Eric Lesh speaks with Lambda Legal's HIV Project Director Scott Schoettes about the domestic issues of import to people living with HIV.

People living with HIV continue to face discrimination in all areas of life. Lambda Legal won the first HIV discrimination lawsuit in the nation, and since then Scott and his team have helped maintain or expand protections across the country for people living with HIV. We discuss law, policy, stigma, criminalization, access to care, the Trump administration and more!

Tags: DefaultTag

Trump Continues Attack on Transgender Community

November 16th, 2018 · Comments

It’s the Law Notes edition of the LeGaL LGBT Podcast. On this show LeGaL’s Executive Director Eric Lesh talks with Prof. Art Leonard about the Trump Administration’s decision to ask the Supreme Court to delay deciding whether Title VII bars gender identity discrimination. 

Then we will discuss two bigoted baker cases: one that may be
coming back to SCOTUS and another that was decided in the UK. 

Finally, we talk about Trump’s continued attack on the humanity and safety of trans people and the massive protests that took place in response.

Tags: gay · Law · LGBT · Legal

Podbean App

Play this podcast on Podbean App