Tokyo bans LGBTQ discrimination

Tokyo passed a law last week that prohibits “the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, citizens, and enterprises” from “unduly discriminat[ing] on the basis of gender identity or sexual orientation,” reports  Jurist. The law was passed in light of Tokyo hosting the 2020 Olympic Games. After Russia passed anti-LGBT legislation before hosting the Olympics in 2014, the International Olympic Committee added…

Shirtless Firefighters Calendar To Benefit Animal Charities. PHOTOS.

Bless these firefighters!  The 2019 Australian Firefighters Calendars have just been revealed. A publishing staple since 1993, the calendar features members of the Australia’s Urban, Rural, Aviation, Armed Forces and Corporate fire-fighting services, reports Gay Star News. Proceeds from the calendars go to a range of causes, all benefiting animal charities. SEE THE HOT PHOTOS HERE:…

St. James Infirmary To Move To Its NEW Location At San Franciso Community Health

St. James Infirmary will relocate its offices to San Francisco Community Health Center (SFCHC) by the beginning of November 2018.  This move for St. James Infirmary into the historic 726/730 Polk Street building marks a new era in providing health care services for sex workers and their families in San Francisco. Upon relocation, St. James Infirmary (SJI), a peer-based occupational health and safety clinic for sex workers and their families, will operate all programs and services from its new location at 726/730 Polk Street. “We are excited to be able to offer space to St. James Infirmary. Our missions are closely aligned and we share a deep commitment to some of the most marginalized and vulnerable in our community and to provide primary medical and behavioral health care that is grounded in social justice,” said Lance Toma, SFCHC’s Chief Executive Officer. “Having more services under one roof alongside Project Open Hand and Shanti Project will be vital to the health and well-being of everyone we collectively serve.” For more information please visit https://stjamesinfirmary.org.

BREAKING: Taylor Swift Makes Big LGBTQ Announcement

(Photo: Taylor Smith) Pop superstar Taylor Swift is finally making her political views known, reports The Hollywood Reporter. The singer — who has been reluctant to speak about politics despite intense pressure to do so — posted a lengthy message on Instagram on Sunday saying she was voting for Phil Bredesen, a Democrat running for U.S.…

22 Trans People Have Been Murdered In 2018. MARCH WITH US!

(Photo: Ciara Minaj Carter) Ciara Minaj Carter, 32; a Black transgender woman was found murdered this month. Ms. Carter, originally from Minnesota, was living in the Garfield Park area of Chicago. Her naked body was found with multiple stab wounds and her genitalia had been severed from her body.   Neighbors reported hearing an argument coming from…

E! News Salutes Grey’s Anatomy’s HOT Shirtless Doctors

(Photo: Alex Landi as Dr. Nico Kim) Grey’s Anatomy has no shortage of hot docs, and another one joined the ranks in season 15. Alex Landi made his debut as Dr. Nico Kim, the show’s first openly gay male surgeon character, in the season 15 premiere, reports E! News. From McDreamy and McSteamy to DeLuca…

Los Angeles LGBT Center on Trump Administration’s Denial of Visas: Needlessly Cruel and Bigoted

(Photo: Darrel Cummings) In response to the Trump Administration’s denial of visas to unmarried partners of LGBT foreign diplomats and United Nations employees, Los Angeles LGBT Center Chief of Staff Darrel Cummings issued the following statement: “The recent revelation that the Trump Administration is denying visas to unmarried same-sex partners of foreign diplomats and officials and…

U.S. To Partners Of U.N. LGBTQ Staff: Get Married, Or Get Out!

The State Department on Monday began imposing a new policy that restricts visas for the same-sex partners of staff of U.S.-based international organizations, such as the United Nations, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, reports NBC News. The policy, announced earlier this year, ends a policy spearheaded by then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton…

Andro Forward

Dapper Boi—a gender neutral, everyday clothing line for androgynous women and men of all body types.  Started by wives Vicky and Charisse Pasche, Dapper Boi’s goal is to make people feel comfortable and confident in their own skin. So they offered stylish, comfortable, and functional everyday clothing in a wide range ofmsizes. Successfully launched on Kickstarter in 2015, growing in popularity with their groundbreaking and inclusive fashions, Vicky and Charisse have since developed a wide array of everyday products such as button-ups, swimwear, bomber jackets, and…

Express Yourself

Musician, model Christian Jaymes: “Your dream is one day away. Don’t fail the daily test.” BY GREY CROUCH ChristianJaymes, 26, came to Los Angeles two years ago to “pursue music, modeling and establish my influence.” With flowing long hair, perfectly curated brows and a smile that lights up the LA Public Library, Jaymes is on the…

Got To Vote

Los Angeles Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence urge you to to register and vote on November 6. This ‘Got To Vote’ photo series came out of frustration with the current state of the country,” the Los Angeles Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence tell THE FIGHT. “The goal is to use imagery and our humor as a tool to…

More SoCal Prides

TOM GOSS. PALM SPRINGS PRIDE. PHOTO BY DUSTI CUNNINGHAM San Gabriel Valley Pride Festival, Saturday, Oct. 13. Palm Springs Pride Festival, Saturday, Nov. 3—Sunday, Nov. 4. San Gabriel Valley Pride, free and open to all, takes place this month on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Pasadena’s Central Park from 11:00am to 9:30pm. The festival includes…

Sex Talk

Interview with Dr. Michael Moeller, Specialist in Erectile Dysfunction.  American Male Medical is the a leading pioneer in the field of erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, and problems stemming from low testosterone. Collectively, their doctors have over 50 years of expertise. “Our doctors are specialists—we ONLY treat ED, PE, and Low T. If that’s what you have, you…