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The LGBTQ experience is more than just a rainbow flag, it’s a movement. The PRIDE podcast hosted by Levi Chambers celebrates every person under the queer umbrella with skillful journalism and engaging interviews. Ever wondered about the queer pirates who of the Caribbean? How about the origins of the expression "coming out" or the queer history of the United States? Join us as we provide a platform to LGBTQ people with stories to tell — stories about sexuality, gender, love, laughter or anything that unleashes your curiosity. PRIDE’s weekly podcast from Straw Hut Media is guaranteed to let your mind run wild in a safe space full of wonderment. So come along, we’re proud to have you. *This podcast is not affiliated with Pride Media

The LGBTQ experience is more than just a rainbow flag, it’s a movement. The PRIDE podcast hosted by Levi Chambers celebrates every person under the queer umbrella with skillful journalism and engaging interviews. Ever wondered about the queer pirates who of the Caribbean? How about the origins of the expression "coming out" or the queer history of the United States? Join us as we provide a platform to LGBTQ people with stories to tell — stories about sexuality, gender, love, laughter or anything that unleashes your curiosity. PRIDE’s weekly podcast from Straw Hut Media is guaranteed to let your mind run wild in a safe space full of wonderment. So come along, we’re proud to have you. *This podcast is not affiliated with Pride Media

Location:

United States

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The LGBTQ experience is more than just a rainbow flag, it’s a movement. The PRIDE podcast hosted by Levi Chambers celebrates every person under the queer umbrella with skillful journalism and engaging interviews. Ever wondered about the queer pirates who of the Caribbean? How about the origins of the expression "coming out" or the queer history of the United States? Join us as we provide a platform to LGBTQ people with stories to tell — stories about sexuality, gender, love, laughter or anything that unleashes your curiosity. PRIDE’s weekly podcast from Straw Hut Media is guaranteed to let your mind run wild in a safe space full of wonderment. So come along, we’re proud to have you. *This podcast is not affiliated with Pride Media

Language:

English

Contact:

7603153060


Episodes

22 Life Lessons w/ Amir Moini

9/24/2020
This year has been so bad it’s unreal. Amir Moini decided to use this time to write a self-improvement book that you can read in a day. Be sure to follow Amir on IG! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by Sebastian Alcala Have an interesting LGBTQ+ story to...

Duration:00:25:10

Under the Mask w/ Charlie Bird

9/16/2020
Hidden identities and double lives. Charlie Bird spent his college years at BYU with two big secrets. He was the university’s beloved mascot Cosmo. Also, he’s gay. Be sure to follow Charlie on IG! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by Sebastian Alcala Have an...

Duration:00:35:27

Keeping Up with Brandi Glanville

9/9/2020
Brandi Glanville is good TV and she’s also crooked AF. Let’s talk about Housewives, The Apprentice, friends, family and give a little history lesson on American gay rights. Be sure to follow Brandi on IG and check out her podcasts, Brandi Glanville Unfiltered & Black and White Conversations! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your...

Duration:00:46:32

Judaism and Queerness w/ Adam Eli

8/26/2020
Privilege intersects in all aspects of our lives. Our gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, race, nationality, weight, body abilities, income level. The list goes on and on. Today, we talk to writer and community organizer Adam Eli about his book "The New Queer Conscience", intersectionality, and how his Jewish and queer identities work together to fuel his activism. Info on Chechnya: https://www.hrw.org/news/2019/05/08/russia-new-anti-gay-crackdown-chechnya...

Duration:00:28:24

Sailing Through Queer Pirate History w/ Rebecca Simon

8/19/2020
How do pirates know they’re pirates? They think … therefore they ARRR. Sorry for that terrible joke. But I want us all to get into the space of pirates. The open sea, violence, stealing, run-ins with the law, and above all, freedom — from the social burdens of the Early Modern Era and — freedom to love who they loved. The pirates we’ll meet today were way more exciting than eye patches and wooden legs. Get ready for a crash course on the Golden Age of piracy -- the time of Blackbeard and the...

Duration:00:33:33

Bend It Like Beattie w/ Thomas Beattie

8/12/2020
You never really know what you’re capable of. We limit ourselves based on the things we think we know about the world. And we’re wrong a lot. When Thomas Beattie was playing football, being gay and being a professional athlete felt mutually exclusive. But just a couple months ago, ESPN published Thomas’s coming out story. Go follow Thomas on IG, Twitter, and Facebook! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great...

Duration:00:27:59

Feeling Special w/ Ryan O'Connell

8/5/2020
We’re talking to writer, producer and actor Ryan O’Connell about his Netflix Original series 'Special', the mostly autobiographical story of a gay disabled man trying to carve out a career as a writer and trying to accomplish the seemingly impossible feat of being "special" and "normal" at the same time. Go follow Ryan on IG and on Twitter! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media?...

Duration:00:33:11

Trans Power Couple: Jake & Hannah Graf

7/29/2020
There are lies people tell us to keep us in line. You’ve heard them. Some are relatively harmless. Be good or Santa won’t bring you any presents. Don’t eat sweets before bed or you’ll have nightmares. Others carry with them damage that can last a lifetime. Lies like being queer or trans excludes you from love or motherhood or fatherhood. Lies like gender is binary and absolute. Today Jake and Hannah Graf share their journey as individuals, as partners, and as a family. Go follow Jake and...

Duration:00:35:23

The Resurgence of GHB w/ Joseph Palamar

7/22/2020
One drop too many and you’re out like a light. Why a sleep aid became the drug of choice in the gay club scene. Be sure to follow Joseph on Twitter! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by Sebastian Alcala Have an interesting LGBTQ+ story to share? We might...

Duration:00:32:56

Meet the Gays of Ancient Egypt w/ Dr. Neel Burton

7/15/2020
The oldest documented same-sex couple lived around 2380 to 2320 BCE in Ancient Egypt. Dr. Neel Burton shares his research on gender and sexual fluidity in ancient civilizations. Be sure to visit Neel's website and follow him on Twitter! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson...

Duration:00:29:49

Queer Rights Deep Dive w/ Amy Adamczyk

7/8/2020
Amy Adamczyk, sociologist and author of the 2017 book, Cross-National Public Opinion about Homosexuality, leads us through a deep dive of why some countries protect their LGBTQ+ citizens and others villainize them. "Why do some countries disapprove of homosexuality? Money, democracy and religion" https://theconversation.com/why-do-some-countries-disapprove-of-homosexuality-money-democracy-and-religion-73632 Amy's website: http://amyadamczyk.com/ Be sure to follow Amy on Twitter! Your host is...

Duration:00:29:06

Comfort in Chaos w/ Lulu Miller

7/1/2020
Lulu Miller found meaning in chaos, dismantled the boundaries around sexuality that held her back, made some amazing radio, and wrote it all down in her book, Why Fish Don’t Exist. Why Fish Don't Exist https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/Why-Fish-Dont-Exist/Lulu-Miller/9781501160271 Zeigarnik Effect https://www.psychologistworld.com/memory/zeigarnik-effect-interruptions-memory Supreme Court Case: Buck v Bell http://exhibits.hsl.virginia.edu/eugenics/3-buckvbell/ Stay: A History of Suicide...

Duration:00:43:21

Discussing Disclosure w/ Sam Feder & Jen Richards

6/24/2020
Last week, I watched a new documentary on Netflix called Disclosure. It’s an in-depth look at the way trans people have been portrayed and represented on-screen, all the way from one of the first silent films up to the present day on series like Pose. Today on Pride, we talk to Sam Feder, the director of the documentary, and actress and writer Jen Richards, one of the people interviewed. It’s a really powerful film and relevant in so many ways right now, not only to people within the LGBTQ+...

Duration:00:37:27

Free Mom Hugs w/ Sara And Parker Cunningham

6/17/2020
The journey from an evangelical church to marching in pride parades. And along the way, there were a lot of free mom hugs. Be sure to follow Free Mom Hugs on IG and check out their website for great resources! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by Sebastian...

Duration:00:29:52

The Many Talents of Benjamin Patterson

6/10/2020
Benjamin Patterson has a lot of skills. Plus, he met Oprah. Be sure to follow Benjamin on IG! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by Sebastian Alcala Have an interesting LGBTQ+ story to share? We might feature U! Email us at lgbtq@strawhutmedia.com. *This podcast...

Duration:00:29:39

Black Lives Matter

6/3/2020
Black Lives Matter https://blacklivesmatter.com/ NAACP https://www.naacp.org/ The Marshall Project https://www.themarshallproject.org/ Ava Duvernay’s 13th https://www.netflix.com/title/80091741 Ta-Nehini Coates - The Case Reparations https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2014/06/the-case-for-reparations/361631/ Support Black Business https://officialblackwallstreet.com/app/ Ally.Wiki www.ally.wiki Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the...

Duration:00:06:58

Best Version of Yourself w/ Carolina Gutierrez & Kristina Kitsos

5/27/2020
You are the only one who knows what’s best for your body and your mind. That being said, it really helps to have a medical professional on your team. Be sure to follow Carolina and Kristina on IG! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by Sebastian Alcala Have an...

Duration:00:36:36

On Stage With Hannah Einbinder

5/20/2020
Hannah Einbinder’s comedy career and coming out coincided with waking up from six years on autopilot. Be sure to follow Hannah on IG and on Twitter! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by Sebastian Alcala Have an interesting LGBTQ+ story to share? We might...

Duration:00:36:24

Come Out, Come Out! With Abigail Saguy

5/13/2020
Come out, come out, wherever you are. The history of coming out and its unstoppable political and social power. Be sure to check out Abigail's website: abigailsaguy.com Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by Sebastian Alcala Have an interesting LGBTQ+ story to...

Duration:00:31:13

The Lost Boys' Experience With Rocco Kayiatos

5/6/2020
Camp Lost Boys is a place where age, sexual orientation, race, religion, and political leanings don’t matter. But all the campers have one important thing in common: they’re all trans men. Be sure to follow Rocco on IG! Your host is Levi Chambers, co-founder of Gayety. Follow the show and keep up with the conversation @Pride. Want more great shows from Straw Hut Media? Check out or website at strawhutmedia.com. Your producers are Levi Chambers, Maggie Boles, Ryan Tillotson and Edited by...

Duration:00:38:11