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Sanders, Clinton and Election 2016

Sanders, Clinton and Election 2016

It is hard to let go of supporting a candidate who seems so perfect like Sanders. I get that. So my hope is that over the next weeks, these Bernie or Busters will come around to see the bigger picture.

June 10, 2016 Comments are Disabled Election
Bomb Damages Target Ladies Room

Bomb Damages Target Ladies Room

We do not know that this bomb episode has anything to do with Target’s decision to all all employees and visitors to use the restroom that aligns to their gender expression.

June 9, 2016 Comments are Disabled general, Transgender Discrimination & Issues
PrEP and the Danger of Long Term Tenofovir

PrEP and the Danger of Long Term Tenofovir

Just as taking Tenofovir as HIV treatment is a long term therapy (forever, or until a better drug is on the market), PrEP is a long term, everyday therapy too. Anyone who is considering PrEP ought be looking at the whole picture, and then making the choice which s b best for them.

June 8, 2016 Comments are Disabled HIV/AIDS
Allegheny County Bar Association Presents on Trans Issues in Pennsylvania

Allegheny County Bar Association Presents on Trans Issues in Pennsylvania

The Allegheny County Bar Association LGBT Rights Committee is offering a program, “Translating Transgender Issues: Understanding the Challenges Faced by Transgender Pennsylvanians” on Thursday, June 9 from 4:00 – 7:00 at the Omni William Penn.

June 7, 2016 Comments are Disabled general, Transgender Discrimination & Issues
Lawsuit claims Gilead Sciences Put Profits First

Lawsuit claims Gilead Sciences Put Profits First

But is drug development more controlled by what will impact their profit margin? Of course, drug companies like any businesses have a right to make profits, but how many billions is enough? And why aren’t HIV/AIDS activists speaking out against such profit hogging?

June 6, 2016 Comments are Disabled general, HIV/AIDS
AIDS foundation asks Congress, FDA to investigate Gilead

AIDS foundation asks Congress, FDA to investigate Gilead

The downside is that we are placing a lot of power in the hands of a single drug company, and I think we can be sure that decisions being made serve their financial bottom line far more than they serve the common good.

June 4, 2016 1 comment general, HIV/AIDS
12 Tips to make the Most of LGBTQIA Pride

12 Tips to make the Most of LGBTQIA Pride

Here’s my list of 12 tips for making the most of LGBTQIA Pride.

June 2, 2016 Comments are Disabled Activism, Gay Pride
Another 3rd Party Candidate?

Another 3rd Party Candidate?

I’m not really in favor of supporting a 3rd party candidate. The chances of them getting enough votes to win is worse than your chances of winning the lottery.

June 1, 2016 Comments are Disabled Election, general

Monster and the Masculine Bar Controversy

Aside from the drama aspect, the questions raised by this episode are interesting. What is the role of gay bars/clubs today?

May 31, 2016 2 comments general
Memorial Day 2016

Memorial Day 2016

On Memorial Day, we remember and honor our service members past and present. We acknowledge their commitment and sacrifice and service. If we are open to seeing these men and women as full human beings, we must remember that their relationships matter too.

May 30, 2016 Comments are Disabled general, Homosexual