NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Transgender rights activist Allyson Robinson: “I’m a big fan of Vice President Biden”

Transgender rights activist Allyson Robinson spoke with SiriusXM Progress‘ Michelangelo Signorile during Netroots Nation 2014 in Detroit, MI about Vice President Joe Biden and the issue of transgender rights moving forward. Robinson discusses Vice President Biden’s progressive stance regarding the rights of … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

PROGRESS THIS WEEK: A BIG WEEK IN NEWS

Tons of news breaking this week and SiriusXM Progress was there breaking it all down, getting expert opinions and of course taking your calls. On Tuesday, Sen. Thad Cochran barely held onto his seat, fighting off his Tea Party challenger … Continued

NEWS, POLITICS, POP CULTURE, TV

Progress This Week: Cantor is gone-zo!

What appeared to be a status quo reelection of Congressman Eric Cantor (R-VA) turned out to be a massive upset with Tea Party nobody Dave Brat decisively whipping Cantor’s tail. Since that news broke the big debate in Washington (especially in … Continued

NEWS, POLITICS

Progress this week: Flip flopping on Berghdal, big Koch money, and Viagra vs. birth control

Have you heard the name Bowe Bergdahl? If you tuned in to SiriusXM Progress, Ch. 127, this week you couldn’t miss it. The young sergeant was finally released after being held for five years by the Taliban in Afghanistan. In exchange for … Continued

BOOKS, ENTERTAINMENT, HEALTH, LIFESTYLE

‘Burnout’ has been called civilization’s disease, says Arianna Huffington

To say Arianna Huffington is a busy lady would be an understatement. The author, mother of two, and Editor-in-Chief of The Huffington Post embodies the modern career woman (or man). But that lifestyle that can lead to burnout in both our … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

Sochi Olympics: Openly gay journalist reports from the ground

With all the anticipation leading up to this year’s Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Journalists are finally on the ground and reporting back on what it’s like. This week on The Michelangelo Signorile Show, Charley Walters, an openly gay … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, NFL, SPORTS

Chris Kluwe: ‘It’s a story that I think needs to be told’

His Deadspin tell-all still hot off the Internet presses, former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe visited the SiriusXM New York City studios on Monday, stopping by the Michelangelo Signorile Show and the Morning Jolt with host Larry Flick. In the Deadspin piece, … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES

Host-to-Host: Pete Dominick interviews Michelangelo Signorile

Michelangelo Signorile has got a flaw. A flaw that’s apparently only obvious to fellow SiriusXM host, Pete Dominick. According to the Indie host, Signorile is way too modest for his own good. Signorile’s humility was just one of the many … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, POP CULTURE

Grindr founder Simkhai: ‘I’m very proud [it] has forced us to up our game.’

There has been lots of criticism of the gay dating app Grindr ever since its launch. To debunk — or perhaps, to explain away–some of it, Grindr CEO and founder Joel Simkhai stopped by The Michelangelo Signorile Show on SiriusXM … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLE, MOVIES

Jared Leto talks about playing Rayon in Dallas Buyers Club

In his upcoming film, Dallas Buyers Club, actor and Thirty Seconds to Mars front man Jared Leto portrays Rayon, a transgender AIDS patient. He spoke about his approach to the role on SiriusXM’s The Michelangelo Signorile Show. “From the beginning … Continued