Coming out for truth and pride

LGBT History Month - guest commentary Most Americans are aware that we celebrate Halloween in October. But far fewer know October is also LGBT History...

Editors IN Box – Pride is Visibility

Out In Jersey magazine Editor Sam MartinoJune is the month when our visibility is most prevalent and pride is celebrated all over the world, we come out in droves to show that we are proud of who we are. We stand together. New Jersey has been showing its pride for 23 years with their spectacular celebration in Asbury Park, but June is not the only month that we are visible.

Ivanka’s invisible friends

Commentary Did you have an invisible friend when you were a little kid? There's a lot to be said for an invisible friend; it...

Positive Thoughts: A sense of community

Community is a word I often hear bandied about at various HIV meetings, conferences and gatherings, but it’s sometimes a loaded word that often...

Creep of the Week: Republican Party

The current state of the Republican Party: 100% morally bankrupt. It's not like they had a great track record before, but the party has...

Profound respect

Casting Aspersions — EXTRA In the era of Trump-the-Toad we no longer stand on the firm ground of agreed definitions. “Truth isn’t truth,” as Trump...

White gay men are not the culprits gentrifying Harlem

Rev Irene MonroeIn New York City, building 1644 on Park Avenue is gone. So, too, is building 1646. On March 12th witnesses and residents of the area all reported hearing an explosion before the buildings leveled leaving plumes of dust where they once stood. Tremors from the fiery blast were felt more than a mile away. The night before the conflagration the smell of gas was detectable.

A tale of two paintings

The most amusing thing in recent news is that the President believes he has a prized and touted Renoir, “Two Sisters on a Terrace.”...

Creep of the week: William Ligon

While the nation has been grappling with the fact that we have too many guns, another thing we have too many of that gets...

The irony behind President Trump’s travel ban and Holocaust Remembrance Day

“I think we need to be realistic about the current trickle-down toxic messages seeping in everywhere.” Elaine Schear, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Friends...