January 2011: IN THE LIFE “Hidden Stories”

In the Smithsonian’s historic and controversial Hide/Seek exhibit, sexual expression and desire in American Art is viewed in a new way. And, we delve into the sexually charged, fiercely liberated, and fascinating life of Samuel Steward.

December 2010: IN THE LIFE “The Cost of Stigma”

This month on IN THE LIFE, we look at the power of stigma within our justice system and how the myths and fear that spread with the AIDS epidemic gave rise to laws criminalizing HIV transmission; and we meet researchers who consider stigma as a possible key link between bisexuality and poor health.

November 2010: IN THE LIFE Presents “Gen Silent”

This month, IN THE LIFE presents an excerpt of the film “Gen Silent,” a moving documentary about the very seniors whose generation organized the LGBT community into a movement, but now face so much fear and discrimination that they’re driven back into isolation