Congress Champions band together for Anti-Discrimination Law House Bill #51 was filed by Dinagat Islands Lone District Rep. Kaka Bag-ao in the House of Representatives. A senate version was filed yesterday by Senator Risa Hontiveros. The said bill, penalizing discrimination against members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, was first filed
Happy 5th Birthday LoveYourself Inc.! If there is an advocacy group in the Philippines that, indeed, changed the face of the LGBT community especially the MSM (males having sex with males) group, then LoveYourself Inc. will always take the priority lane. Being a gay guy who grew up in the province, I was
Sensification: Creating Ideas For A “Greener” Philippines It is not every day that I write blogs about sustainable energy issues. But when I do so, it is with a positive change of heart and a constant reminder of climate change, both literally and figuratively, that makes me talk more about it in the long
How Many HIV Cases Were Diagnosed In The Philippines By May 2016? In May 2016, there were 739 new HIV antibody sero-positive individuals reported to the HIV/AIDS & ART Registry of the Philippines. Eighty-six percent (86%) were asymptomatic at the time of reporting. In Summary: 739 new cases for May 2016 106/739 were
Watch–Smart Highlights “Breaking Barriers And Welcoming Change” With Gay Ad If there is one thing that so hard of being gay, apart from lifetime discrimination, is the fact of coming out. Gays who came out from the closest would surely be able to relate to the phases of coming out as gay. Personally,
A “Tough Love” Reminder For PLHIV Not Adhering To ART Being an HIV awareness advocate and running this blog with the major niche of spreading stigma-free resources about HIV, it’s nice to know that we are now in a generation where the internet is being utilized for more productive means to spread such information.
Sinag Business Challenge: Giving The Spotlight To Social Entrepreneurs When I started making this blog, I asked myself “why am I blogging for HIV and LGBT?” Little did I know that such question will be my anchor to keep me focused on my advocacy and to strive harder to make an impact. Conversely, the
Meet The 31 Official Candidates Of Mr. Gay World Philippines 2016 With the success of Christian Lacsamana, Mr. Fahrenheit 2015 and Mr. Gay World 2RU, in Mr. Gay World 2015, it is just proper that this year is a notch higher for the Philippines to have the very first crown of the said pageant.
The Rise Of The Pinoy: How To Become A World-Class Filipino All races have the capacity to be great. But it is far more different when a race, like us Filipinos, from a third-world country, prove themselves to be world-class and are able to metamorphose the Philippines as a first-world country in our lifetime.
Akbayan Youth Likens Pacquiao To Orlando Shooter MANILA – “Pacquiao’s hate can kill LGBT”. This was the strong statement of Akbayan Youth against Senator-elect Manny Pacquiao on Friday as it recalled the shooting that happened at a gay club in Orlando in the United States last June 12. The shooting claimed 49