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Two New Studies Find PrEp Reduces The Risk Of HIV Infection By 86 Percent

21 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

The days of taking Truvada once-a-day may soon be over. Past research has claimed that daily use of PrEP can dramatically lower one’s chances of being infected with HIV. Now, two new studies support those claims, but one of the studies takes it a step further. 500 gay men in the U.K. participated in a study retest the effectiveness of taking the standard, […]

QUEST10NS: Pam Ann

21 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Out Traveler G.P.S.

The Queen of the skies talks chicken or beef — and other hot-button travel issues read more

7 Hilarious Doris Quotes From the Paley 'Looking' Panel

As usual, HBO Looking actress Lauren Weedman stole the show. read more

WEST VIRGINIA: GOP Senate Leader Says "No Way" To Ban On LGBT Rights

22 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via the Associated Press: Majority Leader Mitch Carmichael says there's "no way" the Senate will consider a proposal to nullify local ordinances that protect gay and transgender people from housing and employment discrimination. The Jackson County Republican made the remarks Thursday to the AP. Show More Summary

Homocon Tammy Bruce Tells CPAC How To Expand The Conservative Base

22 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Opening with the music of Avicii (How au courant, Francine!), homocon radio shrieker Tammy Bruce joined today's CPAC panel on how to expand the conservative base. Her bit starts at 13:00 with the declaration that she used to be a liberal, but now knows the truth.

Texas Moving To Ban County Clerks From Recognizing Same-Sex Marriages: VIDEO

22 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

As we've previously reported, Texas State Rep. Cecil Bell, Jr. is not happy with the idea of gay marriage coming to his state and wants to move to punish any county clerks that issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples by...

VICE Takes You Inside The Tragic and Deadly World Of Gay 'Conversion' Therapy - VIDEO

22 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Conversion therapy, the practice where patients try to be "cured" of their homosexuality or "wrong" gender identification, has long since been discredited and deemed harmful. And yet, poor souls brought up in environments where they are taught to despise themselves...

15 Snarkiest Responses to ISIS Threat of Roman Invasion

Twitter users from all over the world joined the people of Rome this week standing up with humor against an antigay invasion threat, allegedly from ISIS. read more

WATCH: Suspect Arrested in Los Angeles Trans Woman's December Death

A man has been arrested in connection with Deshawnda Sanchez's murder, which occurred during a suspected robbery in December. read more

Married Gay Man Now in Charge of New Hampshire GOP's Finances

New Hampshire Republicans oppose protections for businessman Dan Innis's family but apparently support his fiscal policies. read more

News: Net Neutrality, Raven, Ice Music, Zelda Williams, D.C. Pot

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

"No one—whether government or corporate—should control free open access to the Internet," said Federal Communications Chair Chair Tom Wheeler today after the FCC approved net neutrality in a 3-2 vote. Turns out Andrew "I don't like mens no more" Caldwell...

Gaming Website 'The Escapist' Hires Transphobic New Writer

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Escapist, for the unfamiliar, is an online magazine dedicated to pop culture with a very strong focus on video games. Earlier this week Alexander "Archon" Macris, GM & SVP of Alloy Digital, the parent company of The Escapist, ha...

This Day in the Life of a Gay Couple on a Military Base Shows How Far We've Come Since 2011: VIDEO

23 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

It wasn't long ago (pre-2011) that Lisa and her wife Massy were forced to hide their relationship from Lisa's Army family. With DADT and DOMA now out of the way, however, the two have embarked on a new chapter in...

Surprising New Research Paints A Difficult Picture For LGBTQI Youth

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Queerty

According to research carried out by The Albert Kennedy Trust (AKT), a whopping 24 percent of homeless youth living in the United Kingdom identify as LGBTQI. The study, which consisted of a 36-question survey distributed to 473 housing providers across England, Scotland and Wales, aimed to get a clearer picture of the experience of queer homeless youth […]

FCC Approves Net Neutrality

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via TechCrunch: As expected, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) passed new net neutrality regulations today on a vote of 3-2, with the Commission’s two Democratic appointees joining Chairman Tom Wheeler in voting yes. The Commission’s two Republican-appointed members both voted no. Show More Summary

MEXICO: Marriage Rights On The March

yesterdayLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Buzzfeed reporter J. Lester Feder today examined the complex and rapidly changing status of same-sex marriage across Mexico's 31 states. Courts in more than two-thirds of Mexico’s 31 states have granted same-sex couples the right toShow More Summary

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