Diane Anderson-Minshall

Checking in with the HIV-positive leader and the trans actress who portrayed her on screen, making prime time history.

March 23 2017 7:00 AM

He mesmerized us as Omar on The Wire, charmed us as Chalky on Boardwalk Empire, and still has us coming back for more as half of the titular Hap and Leonard. So expertly crafting another gay character on TV (real-life, HIV-positive veteran Ken Jones on When We Rise) was smooth sailing for the actor and activist. But the reasons why he took this role was way more personal than many realize.

March 20 2017 5:00 AM

How Dustin Lance Black, a group of queer and trans folks, and a bevy of A-list actors made a groundbreaking miniseries that’s a love letter to San Francisco, a journey through 40 years of LGBT struggles, and a contemporary call to arms.

February 28 2017 5:00 AM

He’s the most decorated diver in Olympic history, has been HIV-positive nearly 30 years, and has battled addiction, homophobia, depression, and bad boyfriends. 

January 29 2017 4:29 PM

No, but that's one of the most frequent assumptions people make.

December 15 2016 10:40 AM

Yes, it's hard to disclose, even to our doctors.

December 15 2016 10:36 AM

Everyone has questions when they find out they are positive. In this series of posts, here are several of the most common, plus straightforward answers to help you navigate this new life of yours.

December 14 2016 6:13 PM
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