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HEROES

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...

Hillary’s Speech, Part 2

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Who will pay for the “AIDS-Free generation” in a world facing financial crisis? Secretary of State Clinton’s now-famous November 8...

Doug Lowell

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Tuscany, Italy "Buongiorno!” greets my friendly server, Orietta, as I sit down for breakfast. Just steps away is an elaborate buffet,...

Hillary’s Speech, Part 1

What can we read between the lines of the Secretary of State’s pledge of an “AIDS-free generation”? Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren On November 8,...

Anthony Youn

by Ruby Comer Florence, Italy I feel like first-time explorer Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday—carefree and in love, as I scoot around Florence on my thrilling...

Enrique Sapene

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Happy trails to you….” As I sing this standard, I see horses trotting down the country lane, clippetty-clopp, clippetty-clopp, with...

PCP: Still With Us

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Even though we know a bit more about this pathogen, questions about treatment still persist. In my last Left Field,...

KS Is Back

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren The return of Kaposi’s sarcoma spurs a new wave of research & rethinking. Following its grim flare-up starting in 1981,...

Richard Phibbs

Ruby Comer by Ruby Comer "Beauty.” When I think of that word, what comes to mind, besides…moi? Well, let’s see. There’s Jungle Red nail polish,...

Hape Kerkeling

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer What a journey! In 2001, German comedian and entertainer Hape Kerkeling, trekked 500 miles on foot through the Pyrenees of...

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Rafael Campo: Poet, Physician, Advocate

Then and Now In a Collection of New & Selected Poetry, Physician Rafael Campo Explores HIV in a Medical Idiom by Noah Stetzer 1994 is the year...