Exercise: write a letter to the person who infected you

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Noah Stetzer explores HIV and uncertainty in this sobering poem.

Twins Coming Out as Gay to Their Dad is Captured in Raw Emotional Video

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The Rhodes Bros, You Tube video personalities started off 2015 by being open with their viewers — and their dad. They captured the emotional exchange with him on video. Here it is.

My Son, the 5th Grade Gynecologist

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A story about the most awkward parent-teacher conference, ever.

10 Off-the-Wall Claims About Homosexuality

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There are some pretty wild ideas on homosexuality running around in the media, courtesy of Peter LaBarbera. Here are the rebuttals to some of them.

A Gay Dad Comes Out, “There’s Nothing Left in My Closet”

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Over a year ago Robb, a dad and pastor, came out as gay. Here are his thoughts now after time has gone by and he has nothing left in his closet.

Gays, Parenting, and Religion, a 2014 Remix

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In case you missed it, check out some of the interesting stories worth reading, or re-reading, from 2014.

JK Rowling Had The Perfect Response About LGBT Students At Hogwarts

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JK Rowling comes out with her views on LGBT and Jewish students at Hogwarts. We’re all happy to know that this fictional school is a safe haven for more than just Harry.

30 Things I’ve Learned About Gay Relationships While Being Single

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Contributor David Artavia shares solid personal insight about the nature of gay relationships, dating, and sex.

Education Call for Submissions

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Introducing The Good Men Project’s newly appointed education editor, Christian M. Lyons, and his call for submissions.

Keeping Secrets and Telling Lies

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If you’re living a lie your health may depend on coming out and coming clean.

Harassment, Abuse, and Extortion: The Everyday Struggles of Gay Mexicans Revealed

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Progress has been made, but the fight for equality for gay people living south of the border is far from over.

How Harvey Milk’s Death, and the World AIDS Losses Brought Us Marriage and Family Equality

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“World AIDS Day is a reminder of all the loving souls we have lost as the price for what we have gained. The assassination of Harvey Milk reminds us that there are those who would willingly shoot the concept of an LGBT-safe America dead. The sacrifices in both cases must never be taken for granted.”

From The Frontlines . . . of Sports: Richard Peralta’s Rugby Story

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Richard Peralta, on the New Zealand All Blacks vs. USA Eagles match at Soldier Field that was particularly meaningful for him as a gay rugby player and fan of the game

My Journey Into the Spectrum; A Mother’s Visit to a Gay-Straight Alliance Meeting

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From supporting her just-out-of-the-closet son, to a group hug with a roomful of self-doubting teens, one mother’s quest to ease the pain of being different.

People Are People

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What do you see when you look at this picture?

My Sexual Orientation Doesn’t Define Me

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A person is more than a label. It doesn’t matter who labels them.