Podcasts to Listen to in 2021

Moving into 2021 we know that this pandemic will still last for awhile. To get through these long months, we suggest these podcasts to listen to.

QBurgh – The monthly QBurgh Podcast covers local LGBTQ Pittsburgh news and events and includes interviews of LGBTQ Community members with interesting stories to share. Available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Pocket Casts or where ever you get your podcasts.

Queer PGH – Queer PGH, the long standing queer run media outlet has branched into podcasts in 2020. Look out for their episodes on Spotify, Apple, and more.

Still Processing – Still Processing is about how different cultural artifacts, past and present, affect how we relate to the world around us. Covering topics as varied as Beyonce at Coachella to BBQ in a quickly gentrifying Brooklyn, their chemistry and the intimacy of their discourse will hook you in. On Spotify, Apple, and Stitcher

TransLash – With anti-trans violence and political backlash at all-time highs, award-winning journalist Imara Jones hosts this podcast where trans people and allies talk back about what matters most, and discuss how to create a fairer world for all.

LGBTQ&A – Weekly interviews with the most interesting LGBTQ+ people in the world.

Making Gay History – Since 2016, Making Gay History* has been bringing the largely hidden history of the LGBTQ civil rights movement to life through the voices of the people who lived it.

Disability After Dark – Andrew Gurza is here to remind the world that people with disabilities exist, despite what pop culture would lead you to believe, and they can have just as messy of sex lives as everyone else.

Nancy – Stories and conversations about the queer experience today. Prepare to laugh and cry and laugh again.

Gender Reveal – A podcast for nonbinary folks, for people who don’t know what “nonbinary” means, and everyone in between. 

AfroQueer – A  podcast about queer Africans living, loving, surviving, and thriving on the African continent and in the diaspora.

Queer America – Queer America takes listeners on a journey that spans from Harlem to the Frontier West, revealing stories of LGBTQ life we should have learned in school.

Queer Women of Color – QueerWOC is a space for queer women and folks of color rooted in reimagining healing, organizing, and community.

Queery – The stand-up comedian—and one-time owner of quite possibly the world’s gayest side mullet—conducts hour-long, heartfelt conversations with diverse members of the LGBTQ community.

For the Girls – Obsessive queers bow down to the iconic female divas.

Queerology – How might we live better as queer people of faith and allies? Matthias brings together theologians, psychologists, poets, thinkers, and change makers for conversations around belief and being.

FreedHearts – Changing the human conversation of love and inclusion. Susan Cottrell is the Mom of two LGBTQ children; the founder of FreedHearts; an international speaker with a viral TEDx talk; a pastor and theologian; an acclaimed author; and a fierce advocate and ally. In her unique tender, relatable style, Susan is a prominent voice of unconditional love and lavish inclusion. Join Susan, along with her husband Rob, on the journey. You are not alone. Welcome home!

Yass Jesus! – Yass, Jesus! is a faith and sexuality affirming podcast that believes you don’t have to pick between gay and God. Hosts, Daniel Franzese (Actor, Mean Girls, Looking) and Azariah Southworth (former host, The Remix on TBN) meet each week in this hilarious take on a Sunday service to explore big questions and find out what it means to be a Christ-loving member of the LGBTQIA+ community during these divided times. 

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