“When straight guys have a lot of sex, they’re called studs,” says J.D. Phoenix in the video for Public Health Solutions, “But when gay guys have a lot of sex, they’re called sluts.” Titled, “I Like to Party,” Phoenix’s video is part of Time2PrEP, an initiative to educate about using a pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to prevent HIV, and to empower high risk people to take responsibility for their sexual health. (Read more about the Time2Prep awareness campaign here)
Phoenix’s video, features the adult film star out at a bar, dancing shirtless, kissing another guy, and taking PrEP. “I like being safe,” he concludes.
Phoenix spoke to Plus about the adult industry, PrEP and the backlash to this video. Read that interview here.