Black Lives Matter Drops Out Of SF Pride Parade After Organizers Increase Police Presence

SAN FRANCISCO — Black Lives Matter and other community groups abruptly withdrew on Friday from San Francisco’s LGBT Pride parade because they disappr…

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Marki Flannery: New Training Programs For Home Care Providers Are Key To Helping LGBT Seniors Age In Place Securely And With Pride

It's absolutely essential that home health care workers receive specialized training designed to ensure they are comfortable -- and knowledgeable -- about caring for LGBT patients, and familiar with the specific needs of this population. … [Continue reading]

Jim Joseph: The Brands Of Pride 2016

I'm sure you can imagine the sheer joy I feel when I see so many brands today supporting gay inclusion, marriage equality, and equal rights for all. Read more: Marketing, Advertising, Gay Pride, Brands, Gay Marketing, Paving the Way, … [Continue reading]

Alexandra Harra: 5 Tips To Make Coming Out Easier

When I was a little girl, I often wondered why my aunt--"Mama Mona," as I called her--was accompanied by her friend Allie every time she visited us. I... Read more: Alexandra Harra, Gay Marriage, Gay Rights, Gay, Gay Issues, Gay Voices, … [Continue reading]

How Many People With A PrEP Prescription Actually Take It?

Each week HuffPost Queer Voices, in a partnership with blogger Scout, LGBT HealthLink and researcher Susana Fajardo, brings you a round up of some of ... Read more: LGBT Issues, Queer Issues, Gay Issues, Queer Health, Lgbt Wellness, LGBT … [Continue reading]

Joshua Black: How My Dad Learned To Be Proud Of His Gay Son

As we joined the march, I looked over at my father, a man who had been proud in his youth, but now a man who was a different, more loving kind of proud. A man who understood that being a father is supporting your kids, providing a toast at their … [Continue reading]

Mona Shah Joshi: 3 Ways Love Can Triumph Over Hate

Two thousand sixteen is more than an election year, it's a critical moment for Americans as we chart the future trajectory of our country and decide: What kind of country do we want? If we want a safe, peaceful country that continues to model … [Continue reading]

Michael Cook: Posters For Pulse; David Ayllon Gives Back to Orlando With Beauty

During the immediate days following the Orlando massacre, many of us wondered how to express ourselves and channel our various feelings of anger, rage, and infinite sadness. Read more: Posters for Pulse; Drag Queens, New York City, … [Continue reading]

The Tab: I Refuse To Be Scared Back 'Into The Closet' After What Happened In Orlando

Being openly out now for almost three years, I have lived in fear, but I'm tired of that fear. The worst possible thing that could have possibly occurred just did, that's no reason to slink back into my closet. Now is the time to be prouder than ever … [Continue reading]

Asher Huey: Why We Have Pride

Pride is when we show that no matter what is thrown at us, we won't be ashamed. We have pride to show the world that we are not embarrassed about who we are. Read more: Orlando, Orlando Shooting, Gay Pride, Gay Pride Month, LGBT Pride … [Continue reading]