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Atlantan Daniel Driffin, a gay Black man living with HIV, spoke at the 2016 Democratic National Convention to support the Presidential nomination of Hillary...
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Monica Johnson, executive director of HEROES, likes acronyms. “We’re the acronym queens down here!” “Down here” is Columbia, in northeast Louisiana, and the acronyms...

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More Than Ever We Need Speak Up as the HIV Community

For the past week or so, as executive orders fly out of the Oval Office at a rapid pace, I’ve realized that now more...

Just*in Time: November 2014

Just*in Time by Justin B. Terry-Smith Justin, Let me ask you something—maybe you can put this in a blog or something…. “I link you to...

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Just when you thought it was safe to return to the Internet after recovering from the holidays (or those unplanned hospital stays that often...

Age Is Just a Number

Justice comes in many forms, and one of them, dare I say, is aging well with HIV. When I think back on all the...

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by Ruby Comer After reading Portrait of an Addict as a Young Man, by Bill Clegg, I had one pressing question. So I set out...

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