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Video series profiles people 50 and older living and thriving with HIV

Video series profiles people 50 and older living and thriving with HIV

More than half of people living with HIV are over the age of 50, and living long, fulfilling lives. These are facts and faces that don't get much media attention, but they absolutely should. Seeing and hearing people who are living with HIV helps dispel the fear and the stigma that keeps people from getting tested and treated, perpetuating this 40-year epidemic.

Nominations are now open for 2022 LGBT History Month icons

Nominations are now open for 2022 LGBT History Month icons

Each year in October, Equality Forum spotlights 31 LGBTQ individuals, living or dead, who have made significant contributions to the community. Nominations are now open for the 2022 class of LGBT History Month icons.

Selection Criteria

Meet LGBT History Month icon Mark Takano

(Editor's note: October is LGBT History Month, celebrated annually to recognize the notable achievements of LGBT people throughout time. Each day this month, Equality Forum will feature one LGBT icon who has made notable contributions to society and SDLGBTN will publish their story.

Meet LGBT History Month icon Swe Zin Htet

Meet LGBT History Month icon Swe Zin Htet

(Editor's note: October is LGBT History Month, celebrated annually to recognize the notable achievements of LGBT people throughout time. Each day this month, Equality Forum will feature one LGBT icon who has made notable contributions to society and SDLGBTN will publish their story.

Meet LGBT History Month icon Little Richard

Meet LGBT History Month icon Little Richard

(Editor's note: October is LGBT History Month, celebrated annually to recognize the notable achievements of LGBT people throughout time. Each day this month, Equality Forum will feature one LGBT icon who has made notable contributions to society and SDLGBTN will publish their story.

Meet LGBT History Month icon Janelle Monáe

Meet LGBT History Month icon Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe is an eight-time Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter and an award-winning actor and activist. Known for her bold fashion choices and music videos, which she calls her “emotion pictures,” Monáe describes herself as a nerdy polymath, Afrofuturist storyteller and pansexual android.

Update from The Center: Food is a human right

Update from The Center: Food is a human right

At The Center, we believe the right to food is a human right and, during the COVID-19 pandemic, have seen an increased demand from our community for our Food Programs and Services. With the ongoing loss of income, jobs, and resources, we have served many in our community who never thought they would need these resources.

Meet LGBT History Month icon Johnnie Phelps

Meet LGBT History Month icon Johnnie Phelps

(Editor's note: October is LGBT History Month, celebrated annually to recognize the notable achievements of LGBT people throughout time. Each day this month, Equality Forum will feature one LGBT icon who has made notable contributions to society and SDLGBTN will publish their story.

Meet LGBT History Month icon Henry Muñoz III

Meet LGBT History Month icon Henry Muñoz III

(Editor's note: October is LGBT History Month, celebrated annually to recognize the notable achievements of LGBT people throughout time. Each day this month, Equality Forum will feature one LGBT icon who has made notable contributions to society and SDLGBTN will publish their story.

Meet LGBT History Month icon Javier Morgado

Meet LGBT History Month icon Javier Morgado

(Editor's note: October is LGBT History Month, celebrated annually to recognize the notable achievements of LGBT people throughout time. Each day this month, Equality Forum will feature one LGBT icon who has made notable contributions to society and SDLGBTN will publish their story.