The duality of being Black and gay is sometimes challenging and oftentimes heavy.
One can look historically, without resorting to nostalgia. As black people and certainly as black gay men we should know as well as anyone that history is more horror than romance. Anyway, nostalgia in American culture, more often than not, is a function of the privileged.
In the days following National HIV Testing Day where many of us made grand pledges to rid our communities from HIV once and for all, we must look to culture.