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This Country Banned Lube In An Effort To ‘Curb’ Gay Sex

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.26.2016 | Queer Voices

In what’s been described as a crackdown on gays, government officials in Tanzania have approved a ban on the import and sale of sexual lubricants, s...

New Website Wants To Make The World A Better Place For Male Sex Workers

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.26.2016 | Queer Voices

Male sex workers just got a brand new resource to help them navigate a industry that can be filled with unorthodox challenges and difficulties. The si...

Jason Collins Says He Came Out To The Clintons Before Going Public

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.26.2016 | Queer Voices

Speaking at the Democratic National Convention Monday night, history-making athlete Jason Collins didn’t hold back in his endorsement of Hillary Cli...

A Shocking Number Of LGBT Adults Went Hungry Last Year

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.25.2016 | Queer Voices

Each week HuffPost Queer Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Corey Prachniak, brings you a round up of some of...

Anti-Gun LGBT Group Shuts Down Two CrossFit Locations Over Gun Giveaway

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.25.2016 | Queer Voices

Anti-gun lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) group Gays Against Guns (GAG) took action again this past weekend, protesting and shutting down...

Before Grindr And Scruff: A Brief History Of Gay Men Finding Each Other Online

Fusion | James Nichols | Posted 07.25.2016 | Queer Voices

Over a hundred gay men descended upon the same Manhattan hotel last week for a “Scruff meet-up” of sorts, though probably not the kind you’re pi...

This Man Is On The Road To Tell The Story Of One Queer Person In Every State

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.25.2016 | Queer Voices

In 2014, Cole Ledford’s story went viral when he was punched in face by a stranger after kissing his boyfriend on a sidewalk. Now, Ledford is travel...

Ask A Queer Chick: I’m Muslim And Gay. How Do I Come Out To My Homophobic Family?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.24.2016 | Queer Voices

Every month HuffPost Queer Voices partners with Fusion to share Lindsay King-Miller’s “Ask A Queer Chick” advice column. I’m 14 years old and ...

How I Told My Husband And Boyfriend I Love Another Man

VICE | James Nichols | Posted 07.23.2016 | Queer Voices

I had a confession to make. To my husband, Alex, and our boyfriend, Jon. I was pretty sure I was having an affair, and I was pretty sure it was outsid...

'Looking' Stars Reflect On Show's Legacy And The HBO Farewell Film

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.25.2016 | Queer Voices

Fans of “Looking” will get an overdue valentine this weekend, when the gay-themed HBO series concludes with a much-anticipated television film. Fo...

Principal Posts Gay People Must 'Be Put To Death' In Wake Of Orlando Shooting

OutSports | James Nichols | Posted 07.20.2016 | Queer Voices

This article by Cyd Zeigler originally appeared on Outsports. It was just over a month ago that 49 people were killed in a gay bar in Orlando. The day...

Frankly My Dear... Gay Men Marry Straight Women! Here's Why!

Rick Clemons | Posted 07.19.2016 | Queer Voices
Rick Clemons

As archaic as it might sound, even with all the media hype, touting celebratory strides forward for LGBTQ rights, there's still a dirty little societal secret getting brushed under the rug.

A Massive Number Of Trans People Are Avoiding Using Public Restrooms

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.19.2016 | Queer Voices

Each week HuffPost Queer Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Corey Prachniak, brings you a round up of some of...

3 Reasons Why Penis Size Matters

Max DuBowy | Posted 07.18.2016 | Queer Voices
Max DuBowy

Does size matter? I'm about to answer a question that sooo many dudes have on their minds and I'm curious to know if you have this question too. You m...

Now That Queers Can Get Married, Should We? A New Web Series Explores

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.17.2016 | Queer Voices

It’s been over a year since the United States Supreme Court made same-sex marriage legal in all fifty states. But how did this legislation affect qu...

If LGBT Rights Are Civil Rights, Why Don't We Teach LGBT History In Schools?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.15.2016 | Queer Voices

Almost 50 years after the famous Stonewall riots in New York City, public school children still often go through school without ever once learning abo...

Confessions Of A Straight White Male

James McCrae | Posted 07.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
James McCrae

Human nature does not go gently into that good night, but the time has come to evolve past the outdated impulses that no longer serve us.

Being Hypersensitive Gay Man

Max DuBowy | Posted 07.13.2016 | Queer Voices
Max DuBowy

By being a mirror for others and acknowledging their goodness, you reinforce your own goodness and positive qualities. You can simply give other people compliments and acknowledge that others are doing a good job in life.

After Orlando, Queer Gun Group Pink Pistols Sees Membership Spike

Reuters | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.13.2016 | Queer Voices

SALT LAKE CITY (Reuters) - At a local shooting range, the 23-year-old president of the Salt Lake City chapter of Pink Pistols, a national lesbian, gay...

Racist Police Brutality Is An LGBT Issue

Tony Varona | Posted 07.18.2016 | Queer Voices
Tony Varona

The LGBT community reflects the rainbow. The rainbow flag, in fact, is a fitting symbol of our motley movement.

Pokémon Go Users Are Trolling Westboro Baptist Church

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.11.2016 | Queer Voices

Over the past week, people all over the world seem to have taken up an unexpected hobby: playing Pokémon Go. The augmented reality video game allows ...

Gay Men Come Together To Discuss HIV And 'The Viral Divide'

My Fabulous Disease | James Nichols | Posted 07.09.2016 | Queer Voices

In a cramped meeting room in New York City on May 27, 2016, a dozen gay men, HIV positive and negative alike, came together to answer a vexing questio...

Larry Gross and the Formation of the Gay Community

Robert Scheer | Posted 07.10.2016 | Queer Voices
Robert Scheer

In this week’s Scheer Intelligence Robert speaks with author and academic Larry Gross about how“invisible” closeted gay men and women came, over...

George Takei Isn't Happy With His 'Star Trek' Character Being Gay

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.08.2016 | Queer Voices

“Star Trek Beyond” actor John Cho revealed in a Thursday interview that he and the new movie’s creative team have depicted one of the series’ ...

Confessions Of Someone Who Isn't Black

Michael LaMasa | Posted 07.08.2016 | Queer Voices
Michael LaMasa

As a gay man, I used to think that I knew. I had experienced discrimination from people on the streets and in my family. I had to march in the streets for the right to get married and for equal protection under the law -- I thought that being a part of a minority gave me some insight into what other minorities felt. Turns out I was wrong. Dead wrong.