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Trinidad and Tobago: A nation in the closet

By Maykel González Vivero – The Institute for War & Peace Reporting Jowelle de Souza is Trinidad and Tobago’s most high-profile transgender person. The political and animal rights campaigner lives in San Fernando, the country’s second city, where she owns a beauty salon and is well known as a civil society activist. But her public […]

Hampton University welcomes their first LGBTQ organization

HuffPost | Matthew Gates, Broadcast Journalism Student at Hampton University On Feb. 4, 2016, us students at Hampton University received notice that our first LGBTQ organization was approved by administration. We call our organization “Mosaic,” an acronym defined as “Motivating Open-minded Social Acceptance and Inspiring Change.” This group is a safe space for queer Hampton […]

CDC launches “Start Talking. Stop HIV.”: a new national HIV prevention campaign for gay & bisexual men

Start Talking. Stop HIV. encourages men in all types of relationships to talk about: HIV testing, their HIV status, condom use and medicines that help prevent and treat HIV (PrEP and PEP – pre and post exposure prophylaxis and ART – antiretroviral therapy). Campaign ads and resources feature gay and bisexual men from across the U.S. […]

Sankofa conference continues community conversations on Black MSM in Central Maryland

The Center For Black Equity (CBE), an international Black LGBT organization, Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research – Baltimore HIV Collaboratory, and the Center For Black Equity – Baltimore (formerly Baltimore Black Pride) along with a host of community partners have collaborated to produce Sankofa: Community Conversations on Black Men Who Sex With Men (MSM) […]

GLAA Announces 2014 Distinguished Service Awards

The Gay and Lesbian Activists Alliance of Washington, D.C., is pleased to announce its 2014 Distinguished Service Award recipients. GLAA presents awards to local individuals and organizations that have served the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community in the national capital area. The awards will be presented at GLAA’s 43rd Anniversary Reception on Wednesday, April […]