Niko’s college roommate never had a hard time calling Niko “he” — until Niko mentioned that he had once gone by different pronouns. The way that Niko handled this harassment may inspire you.

Produced by Nemo Hoti and Sally Chen at outLoud Radio.

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"I found that I was more than male or female: I was also a writer; I was also a very strong person. I may not have a six-pack, but… I myself identify as male. And that was enough for me — to know that even though he wasn’t OK with who I was and my parents weren’t OK with who I was, that I was OK with who I was.” Listen: https://soundcloud.com/outloud-radio-1/remember-who-i-am

"I found that I was more than male or female: I was also a writer; I was also a very strong person. I may not have a six-pack, but… I myself identify as male. And that was enough for me — to know that even though he wasn’t OK with who I was and my parents weren’t OK with who I was, that I was OK with who I was.” Listen: https://soundcloud.com/outloud-radio-1/remember-who-i-am

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outLoud’s latest podcast episode!

Hey ghoul hey! We’re excited to bring some “Hella Queer Stories” to Good Bellies Café in Oakland, CA next Wednesday. The Halloween decorations will be gone by then, but it will still be a super fun time. Check it out: http://is.gd/hqstories (at Good Bellies)

Hey ghoul hey! We’re excited to bring some “Hella Queer Stories” to Good Bellies Café in Oakland, CA next Wednesday. The Halloween decorations will be gone by then, but it will still be a super fun time. Check it out: http://is.gd/hqstories (at Good Bellies)

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Mia Tu Much is 22 years old, a former San Francisco Youth Commissioner, and self-described “agitator”. She tells outLoud producer Alex how she got started.

Produced by Alex Bergeron and Stephanie Rauda at outLoud Radio.
Music: grapes - I dunno

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Sally and Sam performed this week’s podcast live at the LGBT Center in San Francisco. Hear it: soundcloud.com/outLoud-radio-1 (at San Francisco LGBT Community Center)

Sally and Sam performed this week’s podcast live at the LGBT Center in San Francisco. Hear it: soundcloud.com/outLoud-radio-1 (at San Francisco LGBT Community Center)

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We love our volunteers. Laura brought us this incredible lunch to fuel our work recording LGBTQ elders. OMG, so yum-azing!

We love our volunteers. Laura brought us this incredible lunch to fuel our work recording LGBTQ elders. OMG, so yum-azing!

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Joey was attacked. A year later it’s the psychological wounds that still remain. http://owl.ly/pOvz7

Joey was attacked. A year later it’s the psychological wounds that still remain. http://owl.ly/pOvz7