gay men

Film

‘Gay Chorus Deep South’ Confronts Anti-LGBTQ Politics, Starting At Church

The San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus toured the Bible Belt in an epic experiment in confronting fear.
Taylor Hosking
4.30.19
hard data

Why Gay Men Often Fetishize Straight Men

‘Straight Guys’ was the most-viewed category on Pornhub’s gay site in 2018. Here are some expert theories on why.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
2.21.19
LGBTQ

Chasing Bears Taught Me to Accept My Body

I yearned to be part of a subculture that I assumed wouldn’t have me.
Mike Miksche
11.20.18
relationships

Revenge Porn Victims on How It Feels to Find Your Nudes Online

We spoke to four gay men whose personal photos were posted to a 'disturbingly cruel' website.
David Barker
11.8.18
Eating Disorders

A Fifth of Gay Men Have Avoided Sex Because of Body Shame

They're also 10 times as likely as straight men to have an eating disorder.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
1.9.18
hard data

Why Are We Searching for a 'Gay Gene'?

Some question whether the benefits are overshadowed by the potential risks.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
12.11.17
Unscrewing Ourselves

Gay Men Should Get the HPV Vaccine

I am 31 years old and I paid out of pocket to get Gardasil.
Matthew Terrell
10.31.17
HIV

I'm Suing Canada to Lift the Ban on Gay Blood Donors

The same ban is still very much alive in the United States.
Christopher Karas as told to S.E. Smith
10.12.17
hard data

The Drugs Meant to Prevent HIV Could Be Leading Gay Men to Have Riskier Sex

Condomless sex—and the risk of spreading other STIs—appears to be on the rise.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
8.17.17
Sex

Genetics May Determine if Gay Men Are Tops or Bottoms

A new study explores the potential origins of male homosexuality.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
5.12.17
LGBTQ

Forgotten Stories of Violence Against Gay Men in New Zealand and Australia

We spoke to photographer Sean Coyle about his work memorializing sites of homophobic violence.
Tess McClure
2.15.17
LGBTQ health

How Coming Out and Hating Your Body Are Linked

When self-acceptance comes with a side of self-hatred.
Zach Rawlings
1.31.17
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