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HIV+ Asian-Americans: Silence & Stigma

By Steve Weinstein | Dec 10
Gay HIV-positive Americans from East Asia and the Pacific Islands ("API") are caught between blatant prejudice from other gay men and their own communities.

Diwali Brings Together Boston’s South Asian LGBTs

By Antoinette Weil | Nov 17
With Diwali here, EDGE looks at South Asian LGBT groups in Boston who promote awareness and acceptance through community outreach while providing a social space for people to share a common identity.

Debuting the Next Generation of Asian Pacific American Fashion Designers

Aug 9
With the success of designers like Phillip Lim and Alexander Wang, and the recent launch of Jason Wu at Target, the influence of Asian Americans in the fashion industry is more prominent than ever.

Asian Sensibility at Newest Luxury Spa in Swiss Alps

Jun 30
The Alpina Gstaad, the newest luxury hotel to open in this Swiss Alpine village in 100 years, will feature a Six Senses Spa, melding Swiss Alpine architecture with an Asian sensibility.

The Charms of Taiwan: The Photos

The Charms of Taiwan: The Photos

Apr 5
As the Chinese proverb has it, "Don’t listen to what they say. Go see." The Portuguese rechristened Taiwan "Formosa," meaning "beautiful island." Check out these photos of some of Taiwan’s charms.

The Tasty Charms of Taiwan

By Mark Thompson | Apr 5
One of Asia’s most progressive countries for LGBT rights, Taiwan hosts the largest LGBT event in Asia. A country in rapid transition, what you see today will be vastly different in another ten years. Or as the motto has it: "The time for Taiwan is now."

Taiwan’s Eco-Tourism Programs Attract International Travelers

Feb 26
With lush-green mountains towering over 13,000 feet and a sub-tropical climate, Taiwan offers a variety of incredible natural resources and was recently named by Lonely Planet as one of the "Top 10 Best Countries to Visit in 2012."

Spartacus International Gay Guide 2011-2012

By Curtis M. Wong | Apr 14
The Spartacus International Gay Guide may be one of those rare books that you’ll actually want to judge by its cover. Gracing the 2011-2012 edition’s jacket is the handsome Eliad Cohen - with a forest of chest fur.

Gay Anti-Asian Prejudice Thrives On the Internet

By Joseph Erbentraut | Sep 6
On the Internet, Asian men can organize and meet sex or romantic partners. But its anonymity also provides the last frontier of open prejudice. The last part of our 3-part series examines the Net effect on gay anti-Asian prejudice--and suggests solutions.

The Last Bias: How & Why We Tolerate Gay Anti-Asian Prejudice -- & Its Pernicious Effect on Our Community

By Joseph Erbentraut | Aug 22
It may be the last acceptable bias in the gay world. Anti-Asian prejudice extends from nightclub velvet ropes to postings on hook-up sites. In the 1st of a multi-part EDGE takes a hard look at why it persists & how it affects gay Asians.

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