Cover of sixth ‘Boystown’ book revealed

Boystown

Boystown series author Jake Biondi has revealed the cover of the highly-anticipated sixth book of his Boystown series.  Boystown Season Six will be released Dec. 16.  The cover for the book, which was designed by photographer James Franklin, features Boystown model Sean Zevran as well as six other ‘Boystown boys”: JR Bronson, Pablo Hernandez, Eddie […]

Last chance to nominate 2017 LGBT History Month Icons

LGBT History 2017

Don’t miss out on submitting  your nomination for LGBT History Month 2017, as the deadline of Dec. 9 is approaching fast. Criteria for choosing LGBT History Month Icons are as follows. They may be living or deceased, recognized for their achievements in their field of endeavor; for their status as a national hero; or for […]

‘Steam Room Stories’ now on Dekkoo

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NEW YORK, N.Y. – Dekkoo.com, the new gay subscription streaming service is now offering the popular Steam Room Stories series. Since 2010, producer/director J.C. Calciano has been creating Steam Room Stories, a sketch comedy series following gay men at their most candid and confessional while relaxing in the gym sauna. A hugely popular goliath online, the show has […]

Pa. physician general emphasizes the importance of enhancing transgender health care at World AIDS Day Conference

Dr. Rachel Levine | Photo: Pennlive.com

PITTSBURGH—Speaking at the World AIDS Day Conference, Pennsylvania Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine emphasized the importance of HIV disease education for health professionals working with transgender individuals. “Helping medical professionals better understand how to prevent and treat HIV disease in the transgender community can be a matter of life and death,” said Dr. Levine. “Today […]

Las Vegas landmarks turn red for World AIDS Day

AFAN

LAS VEGAS – Dec. 1 World AIDS Day, Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN) and the Las Vegas community showed its support in the fight against HIV and AIDS with a series of commemorations all around town honoring those living with or affected by the disease. The day began with the world-famous “Welcome to Fabulous […]

Mayor Garcetti announces investment in economic opportunity for transgender Angelenos

Eric Garcetti

LOS ANGELES — The City of Los Angeles has dedicated $290,000 toward addressing disproportionately high rates of unemployment in the transgender community, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Wednesday. Allocated by the Workforce Development Board, the funds will boost employment services that the TransLatin@ Coalition, in partnership with Special Services for Groups, and the Los Angeles LGBT […]

National LGBTQ Task Force’s Jorge Amaro named one of 41 LGBTQ Latino Trailblazers in annual ‘Honor 41 List’

Jorge Amaro

WASHINGTON, D.C.– The National LGBTQ Task Force’s Jorge Amaro has been named to the annual “Honor 41 List,” which celebrates 41 lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) Latina/o role models. This year’s list includes a diverse group of distinguished academics, activists, artists, entrepreneurs, journalists, community leaders, and non-profit leaders. View a video of all […]

Councilmember Todd Gloria unveils first official gender-neutral restroom in city-owned facility

Todd Gloria

SAN DIEGO – In his final days of service on the City Council, San Diego City Councilmember Todd Gloria joined Human Relations Commissioner Nicole Murray Ramirez, Transgender Services Coordinator for the San Diego LGBT Center Connor Maddocks and young transgender community activist Lily Rubenstein Thursday to designate the first official gender-neutral restroom inside a City-owned […]

48-hour Sale: Lee Lynch eBooks half-price

Lee Books

Bold Strokes Books is running a catch-up sale on Lee Lynch’s eBook backlist. All her backlist eBooks will be 50% off for a very limited period. The sale is on now and ends Dec. 2 11:59 p.m. EST. (8:59 p.m. PST). Click here to buy!

LifeStyles condoms partners with the AHF for World AIDS Day ‘Keep the Promise’ campaign

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ISELIN, N.J. — Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions and the makers of LifeStyles and SKYN Condoms (“SKYN”), has announced the Company’s support of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s “Keep the Promise” campaign, designed to raise awareness for World AIDS Day. Created by AIDS Healthcare Foundation, the Keep the Promise campaign brings together local and […]

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