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Governor Scott Muzzles Health Officials, Preventing Them from Attending Bipartisan Briefing on HIV/AIDS

Posted on 23 October 2014

FORT LAUDERDALE – As Florida leads the nation in new HIV-infections, Florida Governor Rick Scott’s administration is placing politics over public health. On Thursday, October 23 a bipartisan delegation of 19 state legislators representing Broward County will gather for a special public hearing on the state of HIV/AIDS in Florida.  Representative Jim Waldman, who serves […]

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The Truvada Controversy (and How to Get the Drug for Free!)

Posted on 22 October 2014

A groundbreaking drug assistance program by the Washington State Department of Health will help pay for an expensive daily pill that could reduce the chance of HIV infection. The program is targeted at state residents who are at high risk of infection. The Pre-E xposure Prophylaxis Drug Assistance Program, or PrEP DAP, covers the cost of […]

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Vatican Pulls Back Welcome Mat for Gays

Posted on 19 October 2014

VATICAN CITY — For the naysayers who thought last week’s advance statement from the Vatican on welcoming gays into the church was too good to true, this week their opinion proved to be correct. Where gays were welcomed for their “gifts and qualities” last week, this week, no mention was made of any such conciliatory […]

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AG Bondi Asks Florida Supreme Court To Hear Same-Sex Marriage Case

Posted on 14 October 2014

TALLAHASSEE–On October 13, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, who has been criticized from every corner of the state,  filed a Supplemental Response In Support Of Pass-Through Certification,  asking the Third District Court of Appeal to “pass through” jurisdiction and allow two same-sex marriage cases to be heard by the Florida Supreme Court. The two cases, […]

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How the Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage Affects You

Posted on 07 October 2014

Several days ago, the United States Supreme Court declined to take up the cases that it had been presented from Virginia, Indiana, Wisconsin, Utah and Oklahoma. The five states were attempting to appeal court cases in which bans on same-sex marriage was deemed illegal in individual court rulings. By declining to hear the cases, the […]

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Supreme Court Declines to Take Up Same-Sex Marriage Cases

Posted on 06 October 2014

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to consider appeals by several states where lower courts had ruled same-sex marriage bans to be unconstitutional. The states are Indiana, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin and Oklahoma. In some of those states, such as Wisconsin, marriage licenses to same-sex couples began to be issued immediately upon the news. But the decision […]

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New Cheerios Commercial Features Gay Couple and Adopted Child

Posted on 04 October 2014

Remember the controversy over last year’s Cheerios commercial that featured an interracial couple? Well, General Mills has done it again – with a new commercial that shows a Caucasian gay couple who have adopted a Black child. The tag line for this commercial reads, “It seemed like André and Jonathan had it all — great […]

Gays Not Getting Tested for HIV

Posted on 01 October 2014

MENLO PARK, CA – More than thirty years into the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and at a time when infections among gay and bisexual men are on the rise in the U.S., a new national survey of gay and bisexual men by the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) finds that though HIV/AIDS is named as the number one […]

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And The 2014 “Pink Flamingo Awards” Go To …

Posted on 26 September 2014

MIAMI BEACH-–A performance artist spray painted flamingoes onto the stage backdrop as nearly 300 guests flocked to the 2nd Annual “Pink Flamingo Awards” ceremony, which honored the community’s favorites in 21 hospitality-related categories and benefited the LGBT Visitor Center in Miami Beach. Determined by online voting of nearly 5,000 South Florida residents and tourists, pink […]

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The World’s Top LGBT Destination: Fort Lauderdale!

Posted on 24 September 2014

  FORT LAUDERDALE, FL– Greater Fort Lauderdale, the city with the highest concentration of same-sex couple households in the U.S. according to the U.S. Cencus, beat out worldwide competition to be named “Destination of the Year” by the 2014 ManAboutWorld Editors’ Choice Awards, recognizing the very best in gay travel. “Gay-popular since the ‘70s, Fort […]

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