Posts tagged "black gay men"

It Keeps Getting Better...

I would be lying if I said growing up gay and black on the South Side was easy. By age 14, I was constantly fighting–with my words and my fists–and I was afraid life would never get better. At one point, I even tried praying the gay away. (It didn’t work.) Just a few days... Read more »

'I Love My Boo' Campaign

Have you guys seen this already? It’s pretty cool. I think it would be really cool to have something like this in Chicago. During the month of October, community organizations, activists, local politicians and others joined together in New York City to celebrate the debut of the Gay Men’s Health Crisis (GMHC) “I Love My... Read more »

Lovefest 2010

The Chicago Black Gay Men’s Caucus (CBGMC) hosted its 6th Annual Lovefest Celebration on Sunday, August 29th at Jackson Park. The free event was designed to bring together the African-American LGBT community, more specifically gay and bisexual men, to bring awareness to health and wellness management. Hosted by Ms. Ruff n’ Stuff, one of the highlights of... Read more »