A weekly talk show about people in the Mon Valley area of Pittsburgh

A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).

Two Rivers, 30 Minutes for 6-26-2020


Topic: The Black LGBTQ community outside the city of Pittsburgh

Guest: Terrance McGeorge, Project Matters

How Topic Discussed: The death on May 26 of Aaliyah Johnson, a Black trans woman in McKeesport, highlighted the lack of community services for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer — especially people who are Black or Latinx — but do not live within the city of Pittsburgh. What types of outreach are needed? What barriers and challenges to Black LGBTQ people still face? How have their lives improved? Where do barriers to acceptance still exist?



Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.2MB - Duration: 29:42 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)

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