San Francisco gay men

1:40pm

Wed August 20, 2014
Out In The Bay 8-21-14

A Gay History: "For My Brothers"

For My Brothers

The wild and crazy times of gay male life in San Francisco during the 70's and 80's are told in this memoir from someone who lived through them, miraculously. Marilyn talks with author Mark Abramson about his book, "For My Brothers." Thursday, August 21st, 2014. 7:00pm Pacific. 

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1:41pm

Tue March 5, 2013
Out In The Bay 3-7-13

Meth, AIDs, and The Gays

Matthew Bajko, Asst Ed. Bay Area Reporter

In the early part of the last decade, methamphetamine use in the Castro in San Francisco was called "the second epidemic" because gay men were having unprotected sex while high. But new research from The Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes or JAIDS, shows meth use by San Francisco gay men has declined considerably.  Why?  Was it the public service campaign? Or a generational shift?  And is it really declining or are people reluctant to tell the truth due to a stigma now? Marilyn Pittman talks with Matthew Bajko of the Bay Area Reporter. Airs 7pm Pacific Thursday March 7th. 

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