Making The Queer Scene At The Museum Of The City Of New York In Harlem

making-it-queer-in-harlmBars and clubs have long been places where LGBTQ people have come together to socialize, celebrate community, and push back against social prejudice from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan Expands Services For Transgender Patients In East Harlem (Update)

gay-pride-flagTransgender patients can now access hormone therapy and gender-affirming surgery at the Metropolitan Hospital Center in East Harlem, the city hospital announced Tuesday. Continue Reading →

An End Of The Year Happy Hour Invite From Our Neighbor Lara Land At Land Yoga Harlem

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Our neighbor Lara Land writes:

For the past year, we have successfully brought yoga and wellness services to Harlem youth and elders, and to our local law enforcement. We have focused on LGBTQ young adults and on those with minimal income.

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Don Lemon, George C. Wolfe And Others Honored At Native Son Awards At The Cadillac House

george-c-wolfe-and-don-lemon3On Wednesday, November 30, 2016, journalist, content creator and LGBT activist Emil Wilbekin will host the inaugural Native Son Awards honoring Tony Award-winning director and playwright, George C. Wolfe; journalist and CNN Tonight Host and Harlem resident, Don Lemon; and others at New York City’s Cadillac House. Continue Reading →

Where Do The Presidential Candidates Stand On LGBT, HIV, And Health Equity Issues?

trump-and-hillaryWith less than a month left before Election Day, and have launched a campaign to educate voters about where the presidential candidates and the political parties stand on six key health equity issues: LGBT equality; HIV/AIDS; healthcare; substance use; mental health; and housing. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Nikita Stewart And Jennifer Jones Austin Hosts Intimate Discussion With Brian Silva

brian-silva-and-nikita-jonesThe Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies (FPWA) convened its Personally Speaking speaker series on Wednesday, September 28, bringing Brian Silva, Executive Director of Marriage Equality USA (MEUSA), together with New York Times reporter Nikita Stewart and FPWA CEO Jennifer Jones Austin, for an intimate discussion on nonprofit leadership and building a platform around social justice issues. Continue Reading →

“#GayGotham : Art and Underground Culture in New York” In Harlem

lgbt-harlemOur upcoming exhibition Gay Gotham: Art and Underground Culture in New York brings to life the LGBT artistic communities that sprang up over the last hundred years, a creative class whose radical ideas would greatly influence the definition and evolution of “modern” culture in New York City.  #GayGotham Continue Reading →

Atlanta: K. Michelle Honored At Pure Heat Community Festival (Photographs)

heat2On September 5, 2016, in Atlanta’s Piedmont Park housed the 5th annual Pure Heat Community Festival; also known as a free “day of unity.” Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Looks Like Pure Love At The Pure Heat Community Festival 2016 In Atlanta

Piedmont Park Pic event in the atlWe love Atlanta, and the love they bring to the world, so if you are traveling from Harlem to the Atlanta this weekend you have to check out the The Pure Heat Community Festival at Piedmont Park in the ATL. Continue Reading →

Lesbian Pastor’s Widow Takes On Harlem Church

img_2020A lesbian pastor’s widow is battling the Presbyterian Church for refusing to pay her pension. Continue Reading →