Soweto Township Gays & HIV Rates

New research from UCSF examining HIV among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the township of Soweto in South Africa has found that a third of gay-identified men are infected with HIV.

In Memoriam: Truman Capote

On this day in history, (August 25, 1984) famed and scandalous American writer Truman Capote died; he was 59.

Pattern of Persecution Continues in Senegal

Senegal: New arrests and convictions for same-sex relations; pattern of persecution continues

Confronting Health Disparities Among LGBT Youth

Boston, Mass. -- Research indicates that the social stigma that surrounds lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) teens leads to a variety of health risks such as substance use, risky sexual behaviors, eating disorders, suicidal ideation, and victimization.

Daniel Radcliffe, the Man Who Gives

News and gossip about Daniel Radcliffe, (of Harry Potter fame of course) has been swirling around for months about his love of gays and transsexuals; it's almost been like reading the Daily Prophet. But the news that really made my heart sing recently is the news that came out this week that Daniel had made a major donation to the Trevor Project.

Few Havens for Sexually Assaulted LGBTQ Victims

University of Oregon study finds barriers to seeking help, even from agencies and law enforcement.

APA: Insufficient Evidence for Changing Your Sexual Orientation

TORONTO, ON -- The American Psychological Association adopted a resolution Wednesday stating that mental health professionals should avoid telling clients that they can change their sexual orientation through therapy or other treatments.