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    Updated on Jul 24, 2020. Posted on Jul 23, 2020

    Listen: Bob The Drag Queen Wants Cis Men To Say "Black Trans Lives Matter"

    “It is one thing to hear me say it or to hear a Black trans woman say it or to hear, like, Lady Gaga say it, but we need to hear [Black cis men like] Lil Wayne, Jay-Z.”

    Santiago Felipe

    Bob the Drag Queen attends the RuPaul's Drag Race Season 8 finale party in New York City, May 16, 2016.

    Welcome back to another episode of News O'Clock!

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    On today's episode of News O'Clock, we discuss:

    1. More than 1.4 million people in the US signed up for unemployment benefits last week.

    2. President Trump really wants us to be impressed that he can remember five simple words.

    3. Federal officers are heading for Chicago and Albuquerque now, despite the local governments saying they are not needed.

    4. Taylor Swift is dropping a new surprise album tonight!

    5. Demi Lovato is engaged!

    6. Tyler Oakley called out A TON of YouTube and TikTok stars for throwing a massive party in the middle of a pandemic.

    And we're joined by RuPaul's Drag Race Season 8 winner and HBO series We’re Here star Bob the Drag Queen! We talked with her about her new show, how the drag scene is faring during the pandemic, and why more Black cis men need to be talking about trans rights.

    Santiago Felipe

    Bob the Drag Queen performs onstage during the RuPaul's Drag Race Season 8 finale party in New York City, May 16, 2016.

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