I armed myself with his questions and ventured out to a coffee shop in Midtown, where my favorite gay duo (Steve and Owen) sipped, laughed and answered with gusto.
By Jeff Lubsen Has your healthcare provider ever assumed you were straight? Have you ever been asked to get an HIV test prior to disclosing your sexual history? Perhaps your psychotherapist couldn’t relate to you after coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning? These are all forms of sexual or gender identity–based microaggressions, […]
By Nicholas Ferguson It seems like just yesterday we were breaking out our swimsuits for pool season. Now fall is just around the corner, and it’s time to bust out the sweaters and hot toddies. Just because it is cold outside, doesn’t mean the party has to stop. With just a few weeks left before […]
We got in touch with our chef of the night, Sean O’Grady, for the low down on the menu — so even if you can’t be a Power Party attendee, you can at least eat like one.
The truth is that the work my family does, and that done by the staff at the Matthew Shepard Foundation, isn’t about Matt anymore, but about what happened to him and what we do in his memory.
The cliché goes: with great power comes great responsibility. And while each of the individuals on our 2013 Power List live up to that mantra, they’ve also created one themselves: great power is responsible for great change.