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Bringing Sexy Back: Chris Tipton-King and the PrEP Project Img
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Bringing Sexy Back: Chris Tipton-King and the PrEP Project

Filmmaker Chris Tipton-King talks about the PrEP Project, his new web series that's funny, smart, well made and sexy as hell. It's so not-safe-for-work sexy that the videos were taken down from Facebook for their R-rated sensual scenes.

Daddyhunt: The Serial cast

Daddyhunt: The Serial: Hot Men Talking Sex, Romance and HIV

"Sex and health messages from unbelievably attractive gay guys -- what's not to love?" asks Charles Sanchez, who chatted with the head of the Daddyhunt dating site about their series and PSAs that tackle HIV, PrEP and treatment as prevention.

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AIDS, Art, Performance and a Fabulous Evening Downtown

VAVA VOOM is Visual AIDS' dazzling spring benefit to honor and support artists living with HIV and fighting the epidemic.

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How HIV Speed-Dating Gave Me My Groove Back

Charles Sanchez got out of a romantic rut by opening up to something via the positive social group IMPAC+.

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"Monsters Among Us" Writer Andrew Shayde on Comics and the LGBTQ Community

Gay Amazing Race alum Andrew Shayde talks about how his new graphic novel sends a thumbs-up to LGBTQ kids, people with HIV and society's other outsiders.

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Nightclub Explosions With Political Points of View: Michael Musto on Writing at the Height of the AIDS Crisis

"I think people are more sexual now than they were when AIDS first hit. A lot of people used to run out in nightclubs in, like, scary outfits, almost to ward off potential suitors," recalls the legendary Village Voice columnist.

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Personal Stories

AIDSWatching

"If this year's AIDSWatch taught me nothing else," writes Charles Sanchez, "it is that advocates, activists and steadfast warriors nationwide are ready for the fight" to protect HIV funding.

Madonna with her dancers and others, in Paris (Courtesy of Strike a Pose)
Personal Stories

Daring to Be Truthful: Madonna's Dancers and HIV

"When I danced, I wasn't scared. I didn't think I was going to die. I was free."

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Personal Stories

Walking the Walk: Mondo Guerra's First Show at New York Fashion Week

Watch HIV advocate and designer Mondo Guerra make magic happen, from his tiny basement workroom to the runway of New York Fashion Week.

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Personal Stories

Baring a Bit of My Heart to Share My Journey to Sobriety

No one would call Charles Sanchez bashful. But getting sober was deeply personal, and happened in a quiet, tender place inside him. Here's what happened when he chose to share this journey on video.