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Ricky Martin steps out officially with handsome new beau

Jwan Josef and Ricky Martin attend amfAR event

Latin pop star Ricky Martin took to the red carpet this weekend to raise money for amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research.

It was also a time to introduce his new boyfriend artist Jwan Yosef to the world.

Yosef, according to The Latin Times is a Syrian native, loves Tumblr and currently lives in London.  

Another breakthrough in finding an HIV cure?

Stem-cell transplantation cannot be used on a broad scale to treat people with HIV because of its costs and complexity, but two cases could lead us to new ways of treating — and ultimately even eradicating — HIV.

Taking multi-targeted approaches to an HIV cure

May was a banner month for publications reporting on the progress of amfAR-funded researchers, with seven different teams reporting in five prestigious scientific journals.

RGOD2: African architect of homophobia supported by PEPFAR?

Should retired Anglican Archbishop of Uganda, Henry Luke Orombi, famed for spreading homophobia throughout Africa, be allowed to come to the U.S. to raise money for his causes?

RGOD2: The latest cultural vandalism of the Religious Right

Thousands of unhappy LGBT couples and families are deciding this week if they can hold out for a miracle to happen when the U.S. Supreme Court strikes down DOMA, now that they are deliberately not included in immigration reform.

RGOD2: The spiritual journey begins in exile

"We must stand with our brave brothers and sisters who face daily threats and insults and give them the tools and the safety nets to do the work that someone needs to do."