10 LGBTQ+ Questions We’d Like to See Asked in Tonight’s Debate


By Trudy Ring\The Advocate.com The first presidential debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump will take place Tuesday at 9 p.m. Eastern in Cleveland. Moderator Chris Wallace has announced the topics he wants to cover in the 90-minute debate — the two men’s records, the Supreme Court, COVID-19, the economy, the integrity of the election,Continue reading “10 LGBTQ+ Questions We’d Like to See Asked in Tonight’s Debate”

Criminalization of Gay Sex Linked to Staggering HIV Rates in Africa


Photo by McBarth Oveba from Pexels  Nations that don’t penalize same-sex activity have lower rates of HIV among men who have sex with men. By: Neal Broverman/theadvocate.com The risk of having HIV is nearly five times as high for gay or bi men in sub-Saharan nations that severely criminalize gay sex compared to those inContinue reading “Criminalization of Gay Sex Linked to Staggering HIV Rates in Africa”

TV’s Mythical Lesbian Bar


FREEFORM Gay women looking for a cool night out will find better prospects on their screens than their streets. By: Melissa Kravitz Hoeffner/Marie Claire Kat and her chic friends sip cocktails at a packed lesbian hotspot in Manhattan on The Bold Type. In Almost Family’s version of Brooklyn, Tiffany lamps adorn a retro sports bar full of athleticContinue reading “TV’s Mythical Lesbian Bar”

How Covid-19 Has Changed Gay Men’s Sex Lives


Like other people, many men who have sex with men have done all they could to avoid the coronavirus. Now some are braving renewed contact while balancing risk. By; David Tuller/California Healthline/ Mens Health Dr. Jeffrey Klausner, a primary care physician in Los Angeles, has treated gay men for decades. Since the start of theContinue reading “How Covid-19 Has Changed Gay Men’s Sex Lives”

5 financial factors impacting the LGBTQ community


June’s Pride Month marks a month of celebration, education and reflection for members of the LGBTQ community and its allies, and while there’s a lot to celebrate, there’s a lot to reflect on as well. © lazyllama / Shutterstock Financial issues for the LGBTQ community   Over the last 10 years, the LGBTQ+ community hasContinue reading “5 financial factors impacting the LGBTQ community”

US Supreme Court Affirms LGBTQ Rights


Before June 15th, in 29 states you could be fired after announcing your marriage.    Last Friday, the Trump administration finalized a regulation permitting health providers to discriminate against LGBTQ patients. On Monday, The Supreme Court decided by a 6-3 vote that a key provision of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 known as TitleContinue reading “US Supreme Court Affirms LGBTQ Rights”

Is Diddy Gay? Those Gay Rumors About Sean ‘P. Diddy’ Combs Refuse To Die — This Song Lyric May Reveal The Truth


Is Sean Puffy Combs Gay?               In 2020,Does it Matter?                Social Media is all a twitter over a lyric.   Is he, or isn’t he?   By: Bernadette Giacomazzo/YourTango.com Is Diddy gay? Rumors about the hip hop mogul and producer’s sexuality have been raging since he first burst onto the scene as part of Bad BoyContinue reading “Is Diddy Gay? Those Gay Rumors About Sean ‘P. Diddy’ Combs Refuse To Die — This Song Lyric May Reveal The Truth”

Hopeless Helpless: Impeaching the President


At one point in my life. Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, ,George H Bush, Bill Clinton and George W Bush and Barrack Obama were my all Presidents. A Look Back I remember listening to the Watergate hearings in school.   I remember when Manson member, Squeaky Fromme tried to take out President FordContinue reading “Hopeless Helpless: Impeaching the President”

When your family doesn’t accept you


Volunteers serve a Friends giving meal at the Sacramento LGBT Center, a welcoming place for the holidays.  PHOTO COURTESY OF SACRAMENTO LGBT CENTER For LGBTQ people, the holidays can be very stressful By: Rachel Mayfield/Sacramento News and Review It was a typical L.A. Christmas—quiet, uneventful and a little too warm for sweaters. My extended familyContinue reading “When your family doesn’t accept you”

The Secret Life of Gay Farmers


  Video by Matt Houghton   From: The Atlantic In the United Kingdom, there is only one hotline for gay farmers. It’s run by Keith Ineson, a retired chaplain who was himself raised in a rural farming community. Growing up gay in a community that prized traditional masculinity, Ineson felt isolated. But he knew thatContinue reading “The Secret Life of Gay Farmers”