The HIV activist gave an impassioned speech calling for a cure for the virus at a Gay Men's Health Crisis gala.
Read the latest news about Larry Kramer, a legendary gay rights activist and one of the founders of ACT UP, the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power, which has risen to become a leading HIV and AIDS advocacy organization. Kramer, a Yale graduate, has a body of written work that includes the controversial novel Faggots as well as The Normal Heart, a play that reenacts the early days of the AIDS crisis in the United States. Learn more about Kramer and other advocates who are helping to advance the cause of equality for LGBT and HIV-positive Americans.
April 30 2013 3:47 PM ET
Kinky Boots gets 13 noms, Lane is nominated for The Nance, and Kramer will receive an award for his activism.
March 05 2013 6:00 AM ET
We're in a changing-of-the-guard moment where being transgender is more celebrated than feared.