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Study Shows High HIV Prevalence in Black, Gay Men Taking PrEP

Black men who engage in sex with men have a 1 in 2 chance of getting HIV in their lifetime, according to the National Institutes of Health. This is unconscionable when a drug called PrEP (a once-a-day pill that prevents HIV) exists. However, as recently published in the Journal of AIDS, black men who have […]

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Pride St. Charles Announces Historic First Pride Parade in St. Charles County

Pride St. Charles (PSC) announced that they will be hosting the first LGBTQIA+ Pride Parade in St. Charles County on June 15, 2019 from 9:30 am to 11:30 am. The historic first Pride Parade in St. Charles County will be immediately followed by the fifth St. Charles Pride Festival, held annually at Frontier Park in St. Charles, […]

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HRC and Equality Federation Release Annual State Equality Index Ratings

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), a comprehensive report detailing statewide laws and policies that affect LGBTQ people and their families, and assessing how well states are protecting LGBTQ people from discrimination. Because there are currently no comprehensive civil rights protections for LGBTQ […]

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Michelle Visage Confirmed as a Judge on ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race UK’

BBC Three has confirmed that Michelle Visage will be a judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, joining previously announced host, RuPaul. Visage has judged eight seasons of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ and four seasons of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars’ in the US and is an integral part of the show’s continued success. Visage and RuPaul have […]

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Ad Guru Aaron Walton and Film/TV Director Cheryl Dunye join Revry’s Rock Star Board

First global LGBTQ streaming network, Revry is thrilled to announce the expansion of what CEO, Damian Pelliccione, calls his ‘Rock Star Advisory Board’ as each are world class leaders in the fields of technology and entertainment. “An Advisory Board is crucial for any startup,” says Pelliccione. “Our rock stars not only bring years of expertise […]

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New LGBTQ Community Center, OutNebraska, Opens in Lincoln

Equality Federation celebrates the launch of OutNebraska, formed from OutLinc, Lincoln’s LGBTQ community center, which will serve as a statewide organization to secure fairness and equality for LGBTQ+ Nebraskans and their families. Abbi Swatsworth, who has been involved with Outlinc for more than five years as a volunteer leader will be the organization’s first full-time […]

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Jamilah Nasheed Connects with Communities In Her Bid for Board of Aldermen Presidency

Throughout her life as an activist and public servant Jamilah Nasheed has worked hard to tear away barriers. A former member of the Missouri House of Representatives and now halfway through her second term as a state senator, she’s set her sights on removing obstacles beyond the borders of 5th district as a candidate for […]

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LGBT Activists Endorse Reclaim Pride Coalition’s March for Human Rights on 50th Anniversary of Stonewall Uprising

Several prominent LGBTQIATS+ activists and allies have come out in strong support of a politically engaged NYC Pride March and Rally to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Rebellion. Eschewing the corporate-saturated, highly policed nature of recent parades, the March is a truly grassroots action that mobilizes the community to address the many social […]

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