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V. Anderson talks with Sade Oyinade about making educational films that kids won't laugh at I don’t remember much about the educational films I was...

Transparent’s Positive Story Arc

Spoiler Alert: In the interest of starting an important conversation about a particular story arc in the third season of Transparent, one that I...

It’s Not Over

A Millennial Wake-Up Call In the Wake of a Shocking Survey, a M•A•C AIDS Fund Film Reminds Youth that It's Not Over by Stevie St. John Photos...

Positively Beautiful: Review

Positively Beautiful Directed by Diveena Cooppan Mo Berry Productions/Wicked Delicate Reviewed by T.J. Banks When you come to the edge of all the light you have known and...

God Loves Uganda

God Loves Uganda Directed by Roger Ross Williams Full Credit Productions/Motto Pictures Reviewed by Larry Buhl It’s been a rough couple of years for anti-gay forces in the...

Take Two

MTV Steps Up the Fight Against HIV with Shuga: Love, Sex, Money by Chip Alfred You might call it the Kenyan version of Gossip Girl—a serial drama...

Shuga

Party Out of Bounds MTV Staying Alive Programs Make a Dramatic Impact by Chael Needle One wishes the audience of MTV’s Jersey Shore will watch Shuga, which first...

VIVA, Find Your Voice: Review

VIVA: Find Your Voice Directed by Paddy Breathnach Magnolia Pictures Reviewed by Alina Oswald “Why is everyone on this island addicted to drama?” Luis Alberto Garcia’s character, Mama,...

Ending Silence, Shame & Stigma

Ending Silence, Shame & Stigma: HIV/AIDS in the African American Family Directed by Kat Cheairs Dark Hollow Films Reviewed by V. Anderson Ending Silence, Shame & Stigma: HIV/AIDS...

Call Me Kuchu

Sometimes the line between fact and fiction becomes blurred, allowing doubt and disbelief to taint the actual truth. Yet, the truth eventually comes out,...

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Let’s Talk About PrEP

On July 27, 2018, Chicago’s Howard Brown Health unveiled a new song and music video, “Let’s Talk About PrEP,” intended to spread awareness about...