Hosted by Ashley Conrad, The Gist is a weekly show covering news and entertainment from across the global LGBTQ+ community. Plus, we point you towards emerging musical talent emerging with our "One to Watch".
In this week's episode, Ashley talks about the Church of England's LGBT sex guidance, homophobia and transphobia in Britain's schools, and the upcoming drag show, 'Nubia'.
This week on 'The Gist', Ashley takes a look at the drop in HIV transmission in the UK, Prince Harry defending a gay soldier and much more.
In our first episode of the new year and new decade, Ashley reports on a rise in LGBT hate crime, the depiction of a queer Jesus, Janelle Monet's non-binary declaration, and shares a list of LGBTQ books worth reading before the year is out!
This week on 'The Gist', Ashley discusses London's first trans pride, sexual racism within online dating, and more...
In this episode of 'The Gist', Ashley talks changing LGBT laws in China and the USA, a permanent pride crossing in London and Marsha P. Johnson.
In this week's episode of 'The Gist', Ashley talks about queer penguins in Berlin, and the correlation between environmentally friendly actions and queerness.
This week on 'The Gist', Ashley talks about the new PreP implant, Lil Nas X, and a Netflix reality series featuring a black, gay couple.
In this episode of 'The Gist', Ashley discusses the increasing numbers of people identifying as non-binary, and challenges to anti- LGBT laws in Dominica.
In this episode of 'The Gist', Ashley celebrates Pride month by celebrating celebrities "coming out"!
This week on 'The Gist', Ashley discusses Munroe Bergdorf's dismissal from the NSPCC; positive changes to Mastercard's policy for their trans and non-binary customers; and same sex marriage laws in Ecuador.
In this week's episode, Ashley discusses Brazil's ruling that homophobia and transphobia is a crime; Prince Harry and Meghan Markle honoring the start of Pride month; and the President of the Philippines being cured of homosexuality.
In this episode of 'The Gist', Ashley talks about Elle magazine's first transgender cover star, Indya Moore; Taiwan's new same-sex marriage laws; and the UK's newest LGBT statistics.
In this week's episode, Ashley discusses a pride parade in British soap, Eastenders; the IAAF's controversial ruling and it's affect on South Africa runner, Caster Semenya; and London's new LGBT homeless shelter.
This week on 'The Gist', Ashley talks Kenya's first lesbian pastor, the first black gay wedding on prime time television, and Prince Harry's meeting with the CEO of Mermaids.
In this week's episode, Ashley discusses Japan's transgender congresswoman, World Pride 2019 and rumors of a Disney series with an LGBT protagonist.
In this week's episode of 'The Gist', we cover the introduction of a black family to 'Coronation Street', one of the UK's longest running soap operas; Chicago's first ever black woman and openly gay Federal Prosecutor; and EJ Johnson, who has opened up about his gender identity.
This week on The Gist, Ashley discusses the vote on LGBT lessons, queer movies to look out for, and Hercules!
In this week's episode of The Gist, Ashley talks Eurovision, Malaysian tourism,The Carter's being honored by GLAAD, and much more...
In this week’s episode of The Gist, Ashley takes a look at the third season of Queer Eye, same sex relationships being taught in schools, the transgender athlete debate, and much more...
In this week's episode of The Gist, Ashley talks about Caitlyn Jenner's 10 year challenge, drama on "Dancing on Ice" and much more...