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 Branden James

‘America’s Got Talent’ Alum Branden James Opens Up About Family, Music, and HIV

The singer discusses his upcoming album release Chasing Dreams.

By Charles Sanchez
yellow light

Sex in the Time of Coronavirus: Cumming Out of Lockdown

A color-coded system for identifying what’s risky for COVID-19.

By Jaime M. Grant
COVID-19 sex

New York City Health Department Releases Safer Sex and COVID-19 Guidelines

Whether you're looking to masturbate or have sex with a partner, there are ways to have the safest sex life possible and avoid COVID.

By Mathew Rodriguez
positive crosswalk

How I Navigated Dating and Disclosure After My HIV Diagnosis

De Vonté Williamson writes about his journey of self-love and self-acceptance.

By De Vonté Williamson, MPH
David Webster and Larry Kramer

On Loving and Losing Larry Kramer: An Interview With His Husband, David Webster

“Even at nearly 85, Larry was still a little boy,” said Webster.

By Tim Murphy
sex touch essential

We Need a Plan for How to Have Casual Sex Again

Staying home and avoiding casual sex isn't sustainable. We need a plan for how to have sex in a new epidemic.

By Mathew Rodriguez
no sex during quarantine

People Are Going off PrEP in the COVID-19 Era Because They’re Not Having Sex

Will they go back on, when and if this ever ends? And if it doesn’t, what happens to our sex lives?

By Tim Murphy
positive negative

With New Ways to Talk About HIV on Hookup Apps, Positive Men Have More Options Than Ever

“Grindr lets me tell guys right in my profile that I’m poz on meds and undetectable. Not only is that very convenient; it also, I believe, helps increase awareness, and helps normalize HIV-positive status.”

By Michael Broder
sex and corona

Sex in the Time of Coronavirus

“While everyone is Zooming their heretofore in-person classes, executive meetings, staff supervision, and professional conferences, we can be Zooming or Skyping or FaceTiming our sex.”

By Jaime M. Grant
young people talking

What Happens When We Talk About Sex—in Community

Learning about our sexual and erotic desires can in fact be transformative, if not done alone.

By Jaime M. Grant