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Larry Kramer Talks 'Cure' at GMHC Awards

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 24
Larry Kramer talked frankly about finding a cure for HIV as he accepted the first-ever Larry Kramer Activism Award from GMHC at the Spring Gala on March 23.

The Top 15 HIV Fundraisers of 2014

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 29
Here's a list of 2014's top 15 HIV fundraisers. From Los Angeles to New York, see how these groups raise funds to help their clients living with HIV/AIDS.

Criticism High for FDA's New Blood Donation Policy

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 24
Yesterday, after more than 30 years, the Food and Drug Administration announced that it would recommend replacing their outdated lifetime blood donation ban on men who have sex with men, in favor of a one-year deferral period.

AIDS United Public Policy Committee Calls for Scale-Up of PrEP

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 16
The AIDS United Public Policy Committee, the largest national coalition of ASOs, calls for the scale-up of pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP.

GMHC Calls for End to FDA's Ban on Blood Donations By MSM

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 13
As advocates fight for a change to the current lifetime ban on blood donations by men who have sex with men, many are disappointed that once again, the FDA has chosen not to replace its outdated and unscientific ban.

GMHC 'Your Realness' Initiative Targets LGBT Youth of Color

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 9
Late last month, Gay Men's Health Crisis launched a new media initiative titled, Your Realness, which will broaden outreach to LGBT youth of color.

2014: The Year of Terrence McNally

THEATRE | By Brian Scott Lipton | Oct 3
To call 2014 a banner year for the great gay playwright Terrence McNally is to be guilty of gross understatement.

Thousands to Attend GMHC's Latex Ball

SPECIAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Aug 11
Nearly 3,000 people from around the world are expected to attend GMHC's 24th Annual Latex Ball, including fashion models, designers, famous photographers and members of House and Ballroom community.

New York Becomes 23rd State to Legalize Medical Marijuana

POLITICS | By EDGE | Jun 21
New York has become the newest state to legalize medical marijuana, after the Senate passed a bill on June 20 that allows cannabis to be prescribed in non-smokeable form only.

GMHC Concerned About Changes to Compassionate Care Act

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 17
When the New York State Assembly passed the Compassionate Care Act by a bipartisan vote of 91 to 34 in May, GMHC applauded the move. But now, Governor Mario Cuomo’s proposed changes

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