Tag Archives: AIDS

Gareth Thomas: Openly HIV-positive and a Fighter Against Stigmatization

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of 18 September 2019) Ten years after his coming-out, former rugby player Gareth Thomas revealed his HIV status on 14 September 2019. The former Welsh national rugby player, who ended his career in 2011, is the first British top athlete to come out as HIV-positive. He was also the first British national…
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Showing Your Colors – Four Examples

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of May 19, 2019) Four different actions that seem to have nothing to do with each other at first, but are all aimed at improving the perception of homosexuality and combating homophobia: The American news magazine Time and the French sports journal L'Équipe Magazine want to show more queer couples on the…
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Karl Lagerfeld (1933-2019): A Magician with Love for Books, Men and Fashion

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of February 21, 2019) Karl Lagerfeld died the day before yesterday, on 19 February, presumably at the age of 85 and from the consequences of pancreatic cancer. The German fashion designer, author, director, publisher, photographer and illustrator had also become a world-famous advertising icon in recent decades due to his atypical and…
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