March 16th, 2015
Episode 206 of 1636 episodes
George Clinton has long been one of the most influential and original Funk artists in the US. Colourful, flamboyant, prescient, 40 years ago his group Parliament released the seminal Chocolate City album, which highlighted the phenomenon of ‘White Flight’ in Washington DC, where black people were moving into the city, while their white neighbours moved out to the suburbs - even suggesting "they call it the White House but that's a temporary situation". How much has Washington DC changed since then? Have race relations in the US changed improved or worsened?
In a time where we're all threatened by a rhetoric of hate from the people in power; A Gay And A NonGay challenges many of our differences head on and promises that no matter who you are, or what you're into (Bruce Springsteen or Britney), love is love and gay and nongays can be friends. Contact us on Twitter @gaynongay