Gay Icons and History: December 2013

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One Lesbian Portrays Another on Saturday Night Live

Filed by Jessica Max Stein | December 23, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

You've got to see Kate McKinnon's hilarious impression of tennis legend Billie Jean King!Read More

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Incoming World Psychiatric Association Head Comes Out as Gay

Filed by John M. Becker | December 20, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

Next year, for the first time, the World Psychiatric Association will be headed by an openly LGBT person.Read More

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APA Head Reflects On Removal of Homosexuality From DSM

Filed by John M. Becker | December 17, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

Last weekend, the anniversary of one of the most singularly important milestones in modern LGBT history passed with almost no notice.Read More


Reagan's Press Secretary Repeatedly Laughed At AIDS

Filed by John M. Becker | December 03, 2013 | 11:00 AM | comments

How many more lives could have been saved if Ronald Reagan's administration spent the first years of the AIDS epidemic working on it instead of laughing about it?Read More

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Of Windmills & Giants on World AIDS Day

Filed by Guest Blogger | December 01, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Almost thirty years ago, while working for a small public relations/advertising agency in the future city of West Hollywood, I was presented the extraordinary opportunity to conceive and collaborate upon what would ultimately become the first national AIDS awareness campaign.Read More