“Age Of Consent” Screening at TOM House July 14

Screening with Director-Producer-Screenwriter Todd Verow The history of The Hoist, London’s first and only Gay sex fetish bar, follows the cultural evolution of Gay life and sex in modern London through AIDS, gentrification, and the ongoing political struggle to decriminalize homosexual activity in the UK. July 14 at 7:30pm at TOM House, 1421 Laveta Terrace,…

City of West Hollywood Hosts the World Premiere of the Documentary Jeanne Córdova: Butches, Lies, and Feminism, Jun. 29 

              WEST HOLLYWOOD, June 27, 2017 – The City of West Hollywood will host the world premiere of Jeanne Córdova: Butches, Lies, and Feminism, a new documentary about the life and accomplishments of activist and author Jeanne Córdova, directed by Gregorio Davila, who also directed L.A. A Queer History. The film’s premiere, which is…

Seven-Day Bike Ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles – World’s Largest Annual HIV/AIDS Fundraiser

2,800 Participants in AIDS/LifeCycle Raise More Than $15.1 Million for San Francisco AIDS Foundation and HIV/AIDS-Related Services of the Los Angeles LGBT Center SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES, June 4, 2017—AIDS/LifeCycle® announced today that participants raised more than $15.1 million dollars to support San Francisco AIDS Foundation and the HIV/AIDS-related services of the Los Angeles LGBT Center.…

WeHo Paints the Town Blue (for PrEP!)

The City of West Hollywood is going blue! This week the WeHo City Hall building will be lit up in blue lights in support of F*ck W/out Fear, a PSA campaign promoting pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) the once daily pill which, if taken as directed by an HIV-negative negative individual is more than 99 percent effective in preventing…

“RAINBOWS DON’T PAY THE BILLS!”

LA LGBT Center re-negotiating union wages after threats of strike. BY PAULO MURILLO An article in Huffington Post Queer Voices this month alleges that the Los Angeles LGBT Center pays many of its hourly employees “poverty wages” that qualify them for CalFresh food stamps, housing voucher programs, and other forms of public assistance. Queer Voices…

AIDS Walk Los Angeles Raises Over $2 Million

Over 10,000 participants joined City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Supervisor Hilda Solis, Peter Gallagher, Pauley Perrette, Estelle, and more at the new AIDS Walk Los Angeles home in Grand Park, where over $2 Million were raised for APLA Health services and other area organizations.  Thousands of participants filled the streets of Downtown Los Angeles…

Ali Mushtaq: Mr. Long Beach Leather 2016

Ali Mushtaq: Mr. Long Beach Leather 2016 THE FIGHT Interview Ali – congratulations on winning the title of Mr. Long Beach Leather 2016! What motivated you to enter the contest? There were two main reasons. Long Beach was one of the first leather communities I was introduced to when I moved back to Southern California. Since joining the…