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American Master/Slave Story: Leather Titleholder Partners Speak About Family, Pride, PReP, and More.

Jed Ryan | Posted 05.24.2016 | Queer Voices
Jed Ryan

Despite superficial pop culture interest in BDSM culture, the whole subject remains largely misunderstood and often disrespected in American consciousness. In the Leather community, however, these relationships are often open and supported.

Fact Check: PrEP is a Powerful Tool in the Fight More people should know about this powerful tool in the fight against HIV

Jaron Benjamin | Posted 01.11.2016 | Politics
Jaron Benjamin

All medical data suggest that PrEP is under-promoted and underused, not the reverse. PrEP is being promoted widely now as another prevention tool in the HIV toolkit because simply put, it's a prescription drug that many people still don't know about.

Please Stop Using PrEP to Abandon Condoms

Matthew Terrell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Matthew Terrell

I understand that we do not fear HIV like we used to; however, this does not mean we should outright dismiss other STIs because they are easily treatable.

Black Gay Men Will End AIDS in Their Community

Ace Robinson | Posted 11.23.2015 | Black Voices
Ace Robinson

The majority of the statistics that are/were reality for Black gay men are out of their direct control. We have minimal impact on the environment in which we are raised and the types of prejudice we face during an interview or in the Board Room. But today, one of those predicted hurdles that must be continually overcome can be crossed off the list.

PrEP & Black Gay Men: Practicing What Your Preach by Taking Your Own Medicine

Ace Robinson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Ace Robinson

Have you ever looked at your life and realized that you are, in one way or another, just a statistic? Growing up as a Black gay man in America, you are inundated with statistics about who you are.

Some Thoughts on PrEP

Greg Scarnici | Posted 09.15.2016 | Queer Voices
Greg Scarnici

At 43, I've had my fair share of bizarre side effects from drugs, so the idea of taking an HIV med to help prevent HIV infection when I could just use condoms seemed ridiculous to me. But in the past two years, PrEP has gone mainstream.

Why Voicing Uneducated Opinions Has Lasting Consequences

Ben Nicoara | Posted 08.20.2016 | Queer Voices
Ben Nicoara

A lack of formal gay sex health education has left behind a large population of people who are reckless and misinformed. We know they're making poor decisions because condom usage rates are dropping and HIV infection rates are skyrocketing.

Context and the Blue Pill of Prevention

Joseph Lunievicz | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Joseph Lunievicz

Stories offering a white, affluent, gay, male-centric perspective have hit the street running. The term 'Truvada whore' is already an early soundbite from mainstream media. But don't be fooled. The first voices may be the loudest, but they are not the most important.

San Francisco May Be First City To Give Out Free HIV-Prevention Pills

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 09.19.2014 | Healthy Living

The day after San Francisco supervisor Scott Wiener came “out of the PrEP closet” on The Huffington Post as a user of the revolutionary HIV-preven...

It's About Time You Heard About PrEP...and Started Spreading the Word

Daniel Vaillancourt | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Daniel Vaillancourt

In my humble opinion, it's time more people began hearing about PrEP, spreading the word so that we can all start stopping the spread of HIV. PrEP sta...

An Evolved Opinion on Truvada

David Duran | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Duran

It's 2014, and as opinions on a variety of subjects change and evolve, I'm not ashamed to say that I might have come off a bit conservative in my thoughts regarding how PrEP is used.

Truvada Whores?

David Duran | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Duran

The FDA has approved Truvada, an HIV treatment medication, to be taken by uninfected people to protect against HIV. For men who engage in unsafe sex with other men, is this just an excuse to continue to be irresponsible?