These Are The Extreme Dangers Facing Men Who Exchange Sex For Shelter
In the second part of BuzzFeed News' gay sex-for-rent investigation, men speak out about the extreme violence and danger they face, as charities describe the shocking scale of the problem. “There’s never a time when I don’t think this could be it,” said one gay man. "I could lose my life."
The Man Who Deliberately Infected Five Gay Men With HIV Has Been Jailed For Life
Daryll Rowe became the first person in England to be convicted of intentionally spreading the virus after infecting five men and attempting to infect five more. One of his victims told BuzzFeed News: "He's got what he deserved."
Gay Sex For Rent: Landlords Are Offering Free Rooms To Young Men And Facebook Is Letting Them
BuzzFeed News has uncovered dozens of ads on Facebook and other sites that reveal a new LGBT dimension to the housing crisis: young men lured into "sex for rent" contracts to avoid sleeping rough. In a multi-part investigation we expose the truth about these landlords, as young men speak out about being raped, beaten, drugged, infected with HIV and treated as domestic slaves.
This Man Is Planning To Open The World's Largest LGBT Museum
Exclusive: London will become the home of a groundbreaking, immersive museum that conjures centuries of queer history. The man behind it, Joseph Galliano, told BuzzFeed News why it's important and how it will unearth and preserve untold stories.
This Man Is Taking On The World’s Biggest Cruise Operator In Protest At Bermuda Repealing Same-Sex Marriage
Exclusive: Jamison Firestone cancelled a cruise in protest over Cunard's refusal to stop flying the flag of Bermuda, which recently became the first jurisdiction in the world to repeal same-sex marriage.
This Top Psychiatrist Says Anti-Gay Politicians Can Contribute To The Suicides Of LGBT People
After a mental health charity suspended a board member for saying the DUP's “homophobia" was "killing kids”, a leading psychiatrist has told BuzzFeed News there is a link between discrimination and suicide.
Nicola Sturgeon Says Refusing To Give A Pilot Licence To A Man With HIV Could Be A Breach Of Equality Laws
Scotland's first minister has written to the Civil Aviation Authority to set out her concerns, after BuzzFeed News revealed the regulator had prevented a man with HIV from applying for a pilot's licence.