Elton John writes op-ed for Atlanta Journal-Constitution calling to #KeepGAOpen
Sir Elton John penned an op-ed for the Atlanta Journal Constitution, in opposition to Georgia's Senate Bill 129, or the "Religious Freedom Restoration Act." The bill, which would allow individuals and businesses to use their religious beliefs as an excuse to discriminate against others—including LGBT Georgians.
GUEST POST: Because our stories are also our weapons
The Counter Narrative of Atlanta was founded out of a commitment to amplifying the voices of black gay men. It hopes to both build political power and simultaneously disrupt problematic narratives around black gay men. Narratives that far too often reinforce and perpetuate the stigma endured by black gay men.
'Ending an epidemic is more than just a catchphrase' - Meet the POZ 100
POZ magazine, an award-winning print and online brand for people living with and affected by HIV/AIDS, announced the fifth annual POZ 100 today, marking the publication's 200th issue. This year they decided to honor youth activists under the age of thirty.
Woman with HIV arrested, compared to a murderer in reporting
Earlier this week, a report from the ABC affiliate in Columbus, Ohio, reported a story in which a woman with HIV was arrested after a complaint from a former partner. Ohio is a state that criminalizes HIV, but the way in which the story was told added additional stigma to those who live with HIV.
Cecilia Aldarondo: The Family Secrets In My Grandmother’s Bible #LGBTQfamilies Day
For LGBTQ Families Day, Cecilia Aldarondo reflects on navigating the memory of her grandmother's relationship with religion and a gay son struggling with AIDS.