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PrEP to Be Available for Free Even If You’re Uninsured

Uninsured Americans can now apply for free PrEP drugs through the federal government. The Department of Health and Human Services Tuesday launched Ready, Set, PrEP, a national program to distribute medications used for pre-exposure prophylaxis, a strategy to prevent HIV-negative people from becoming infected with the virus. Truvada and Descovy, […] The post PrEP to […]

Trump Omits LGBTQ People In World AIDS Day Proclamation For Third Year In A Row

President Trump has once again omitted any recognition of LGBTQ people as among the groups primarily affected by the epidemic in his proclamation Wednesday recognizing World AIDS Day. For the third year in a row, Trump omitted any recognition of LGBTQ people even as he touted his administration’s “unprecedented initiative” […] The post Trump Omits […]

Two Men Accidentally Propose to Each Other at The Same Time in a Heartwarming Viral Video

A video of a gay couple proposing to each other at the same time has gone viral on Twitter. The video was shared by @MemesFolder, an account that shares memes and short videos. In it, a gay couple is standing on stairs in front of a Ferris wheel, sharing a […] The post Two Men […]

American Medical Association Backs Nationwide Conversion Therapy Ban

The leading medical group throws its weight behind ending the discredited practice of trying to change one’s sexual orientation or gender identity. The American Medical Association on Tuesday voted to support state and federal efforts to ban gay conversion therapy, throwing the weight of America’s medical establishment behind ending the […] The post American Medical […]

This is How The Trump Administration Has Been Quietly Erasing LGBT Issues

Researchers have revealed that under the Trump administration LGBT+ language, data, resource pages and anti-discrimination information has been disappearing from government websites. The research was conducted by the Sunlight Foundation’s Web Integrity Project (WIP) which says its “mission is to monitor changes to government websites, holding our government accountable by revealing shifts in […] The post This is […]

Two Gay Men Performed a Stunning Dance Routine on Their First Date & Broke The Internet

A video of two gay men on a date dancing as they meet for the first time has gone viral. The dating and dancing show Flirty Dancing is in its second season on Channel 4 in the U.K. The show teaches two single people half of a dance routine that they perform […] The post Two Gay […]

Massachusetts Becomes 16th State to Roll Out Nonbinary IDs

“Seeing the X gender marker for IDs [gives] me hope that I will be able to update my birth certificate soon.” Massachusetts has joined a growing list of states offering trans, nonbinary, and intersex residents a third gender option on driver’s licenses and ID cards. On Tuesday, the state’s Registry […] The post Massachusetts Becomes […]

Gay Guys Describe Their Worst Experiences with Homophobia

Let’s certainly hope “It Gets Better,” because a lot of men have endured horrific treatment at the hands of peers and strangers just for being who they are. Some of those guys shared their scariest brushes with homophobia in a recent Reddit thread, and their anecdotes are appalling. Here’s a sampling, […] The post Gay Guys […]

8 Empowering Dating Tips For Shy Gay Guys

8 Empowering Dating Tips For Shy Gay Guys

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Listen up shy gay guys: being shy doesn’t have to get in the way of your dating life, or be the thing that holds you back from meeting someone amazing. In fact, being shy can sometimes be an asset. You just have to learn how to make it work for […] The post 8 Empowering […]

Transgender Candidates Won Big in Elections Last Night

There’s more good news coming out of Tuesday’s special election. Six openly transgender candidates won their races, including four incumbents. That means that there are now 21 total out trans elected officials nationwide.  Among the most prominent is Virginia Delegate Danica Roem, the first out trans person to win and serve […] The post Transgender Candidates […]