Chris Godfrey

Stuff

This Crew Is Keeping London's Gay Fetish Scene Alive

As London gay bars close or shift gears toward more vanilla fare, the Wolf Pack are introducing fresh faces to the sexual underground, helping to build its next generation.
Chris Godfrey
11.23.16
Health

Inside the Fight to Make a Revolutionary HIV Medication Widely Available

The controversial anti-HIV drug PrEP (or Truvada) is widely seen as a medicine for gay men. We speak to trans people, sex workers and black community leaders who believe that they need PrEP, too.
Chris Godfrey
9.21.16
hiv/aids

What It's Like to Tell Your Boss That You're HIV Positive

By law, you can't be discriminated against in the workplace for having HIV—but the reality is that law can be completely ineffectual.
Chris Godfrey
8.8.16
Health

What It's Like to Tell Your Boss That You're HIV Positive

By law, you can't be discriminated against in the workplace for having HIV—but the reality is that law can be completely ineffectual.
Chris Godfrey
8.8.16
LGBTQ

For Aging Trans People, Growing Old is Especially Isolating

Most people look forward to their retirement, but researchers say that transgender people are especially vulnerable to abuse in care homes.
Chris Godfrey
6.14.16
uk

How the Healthcare System Screws Over Non-Binary People

Increasing numbers of non-binary people are seeking treatment for gender dysphoria in the UK. But they say that the National Health Service is dramatically failing to adequately or efficiently support their needs.
Chris Godfrey
3.14.16
Chemsex Week

The Future of London's Queer Scene

Much-loved venues may be closing down, but the queer scene has always been in flux.
Chris Godfrey
11.30.15
Stuff

How Trans Men Deal with Their Shifting Sexuality While Taking Testosterone

For some trans men, injecting testosterone doesn't just heighten their sexuality, it shifts it altogether.
Chris Godfrey
10.9.15
Chemsex Week

The Drug-Addicted Male Escorts Who Get Pressured to Take Mephedrone and GHB at Chemsex Parties

GHB, mephedrone, and meth have become so popular at gay sex parties that many sex workers say they're expected to take these drugs as part of their jobs.
Chris Godfrey
8.18.15
Stuff

Do We Still Need Gay Awards Ceremonies in 2015?

I went to this year's Attitude Pride Awards to find out if these kinds of events are segregationist, or if they still highlight the kind of LGBT role models society needs.
Chris Godfrey
7.8.15
Stuff

Transgender Men and Women Discuss the Politics of 'Passing'

We talked with members of the trans community in the UK about the pressure of hiding the fact that they're transgender in order to protect their own safety, while also acknowledging the need for greater trans visibility.
Chris Godfrey
3.25.15
Stuff

Should LGBT Teachers Come Out to Their Pupils?

We talked to a gay and trans teacher about what it's like to be out—and not out—in the classroom.
Chris Godfrey
2.26.15
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