QMaya Forbes on the true story behind Infinitely Polar BearJul 3, 2015 | 20:17Filmmaker Maya Forbes on what it was like to grow up with a bipolar father, and why she's revisiting her past through fiction.
QBuffy Sainte-Marie: "I don't believe in burning out"May 13, 2015 | 26:37Singer, songwriter, artist and activist Buffy Sainte-Marie has packed passion and purpose into her latest album, Power in the Blood.
QHave Pride Parades become all party and no protest?Jun 26, 2015 | 21:13North American Pride Parades are criticised by some for being too corporate, mainstream, and not political enough. Our guests debate the state of pride parades.
QRainbow flag creator Gilbert Baker on visualizing prideJun 26, 2015 | 13:41Gilbert Baker hand-stitched and hand-dyed the very first rainbow flag in San Francisco in 1978. It's come a long way since then!
QDeath of the Grateful Dead, Sex and the City’s Candace Bushnell, U.K. comic Russell Howard 06/25/2015Jun 25, 2015 | 1:16:18Peter Richardson and Carl Wilson on the Grateful Dead’s cultural impact. Sex and the City author Candace Bushnell on the difficult relationship between authors and characters. Russell Howard, one of the U.K.'s most popular comedians, crosses the pond.
QIbeyi's self-titled debut is one you need to hearJun 22, 2015 | 25:47The twins behind Ibeyi — Lisa-Kaindé and Naomi Diaz — have combined their French, Cuban and Yoruban heritage to create an enthralling first record.
QSex and the City author Candace Bushnell on escaping your protagonistJun 25, 2015 | 23:02A writer struggles to distance herself from her most famous character and her dissolving marriage. Is Candace Bushnell's latest novel autobiographical?
QHow Bollywood star Celina Jaitly became a powerful LGBT allyJun 26, 2015 | 11:24Celina Jaitly has braved threats to fight for LGBT rights in her home country of India, where homosexuality is still illegal.
QComic Greg Proops, Fun frontman Nate Ruess, laughter yoga, Redhead champ Shawn Hitchins 07/02/2015Jul 2, 2015 | 1:13:08Comic/podcaster Greg Proops on things all grownups should know. Fun frontman Nate Ruess performs from Grand Romantic and talks about going solo. Scaachi Koul tried laughter yoga. Comedian Shawn Hitchins ignites red hot passion with Ginger Pride crusade.
QShad: I wasn't prepared to talk about male body imageJun 25, 2015 | 2:26"Women certainly have it worse when it comes to social pressure to look a certain way. But us guys seem to have a lot further to go when it comes to expressing how these pressures make us feel."
QSocalled performs, Rainbow flag creator Gilbert Baker, Pride's apolitical vibe, LGBT ally Celina Jaitly 06/26/2015Jun 26, 2015 | 1:38:53Socalled jams with the hosts of As It Happens. Pride flag creator Gilbert Baker on the real meaning of the rainbow. Good or bad debate: the party vibe of the modern-day Pride parade. Bollywood star Celina Jaitly on the international fight for LGBT rights.
QPop culture panel: True Detective, Obama's garage interview, Swift's swayJun 24, 2015 | 23:31This week's q pop culture panel — Stephen Marche, Rachel Giese and Briony Smith — discusses the latest headlines in the world of arts and entertainment.