Latest by Mark S. King
When it was revealed a few days ago that the insurer had rejected a patient's pre-authorization claim for the drug Truvada as PrEP due to "high risk homosexual behavior," all hell broke loose. Now, the insurer has reversed themselves -- and then some...
UnitedHealthcare, Inc., denied a pre-authorization request from a gay man for Truvada as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) because he has gay sex. Really.
Mark S. King and Counter Narrative Project founder Charles Stephens have a candid conversation about gay men, sex, racism, HIV and the thrill of the taboo.
Chris Tipton-King has created a fun gay PrEP video series that's informative, naughty and a total blast.
Activist Peter Staley shares his perspective with Mark S. King about why street activism is not only a right, but an obligation.
When Mark S. King read the novel in 1978 when he was 17, he never knew he would one day be standing in the living room of the two main characters as they shared the backstory of the controversial sexual satire.
Louise Hay's message of self-love was provocative and unforgettable, recalls Mark S. King: "Call it new age or metaphysics, but I just call it spiritual activism during a time when no one else would have us."
"I have learned important lessons about the intimacies of dying that I can use when I eventually face my own mortality," Mark S. King writes.
"Sean McKenna does exactly what a good advocate should do. He bears witness and holds people accountable."
When he was diagnosed 32 years ago, Mark S. King never expected to live long enough to be featured as a keynote speaker at an upcoming conference for older people living with HIV.