Urvashi Vaid

Urvashi Vaid

Urvashi Vaid is an Indian-American LGBT civil rights activist. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Urvashi Vaid has 11 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Rally. The year with the most videos was 1992 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 3,080 views per program. Most appearances with Eleanor Smeal (4), Keith Geiger (3), Jesse Jackson (2). Most common tags: LGBTQ, Abortion, Gender Issues.

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Executive Director, National LGBTQ Task Force c. November 12, 1989 - c. October 21, 1995 Videos: 11

Recent Appearances

  • National Equality Rally

    National Equality Rally

    Activists held a rally in support of equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in all matters governed by civil law in all…

  • Winning Political Equality for Women

    Winning Political Equality for Women

    Participants spoke about organizing and ways to advocate feminist policy goals. Among the topics they addressed were opposing the…

  • Future of the Gay and Lesbian Movement

    Future of the Gay and Lesbian Movement

    Mr. Tafel moderated a panel of gay and lesbian activists who spoke about a variety of issues facing the movement in the…

  • Gay Rights Ad Campaign Reaction

    Gay Rights Ad Campaign Reaction

    Reperesentatives of the Gay and Lesbian Task Force talked about a new advertising campaign featuring former homosexuals. The…

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