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Tribute: Joan Rivers

Posted on October 11, 2014 by in Features, Noteworthy

[TRIBUTE] Joan Rivers A few days after Joan Rivers died on September 4, I started reading one of her latest books, Diary of a Mad Diva. Saddened by the loss, I wanted to “hear” her voice again. And the year-in-the-life-of book definitely delivered—the quips come quick, the zingers sing with her brassy tone, and the [...]

Sex Worker Advocacy

Posted on September 29, 2014 by in Features

Power of Evidence A movement to decriminalize sex work gets a boost from a multi-nation study by Larry Buhl Presentations at a session on HIV prevention strategies for sex workers, which took place at the XX International AIDS Conference two months ago in Melbourne, Australia, showed that decriminalization of sex work could significantly decrease global [...]

Michael Lucas

Posted on September 23, 2014 by in Features

A Man for All Reasons Outspoken, Eclectic Entrepreneur Michael Lucas Sounds Off Fervently About HIV Prevention by Dann Dulin Photos by Christopher Logan Raised in Russia and a U.S. citizen since 2004, Michael has quite a résumé: lawyer, adult film actor, male escort, writer, documentary filmmaker, political activist, and public speaker. His film company, Lucas [...]

Alex Newell

Posted on September 15, 2014 by in Cover Story

Rising Above Alex Newell Shines in His Efforts to Bring Global Consciousness About HIV to His Generation and Beyond by Dann Dulin Photos by Ricky Middlesworth Photography What a force! Standing in the warm, shimmering sunlight on this late summer morning, Alex Newell waits patiently as I open the security door of my West Los [...]

Amazin LeThi

Posted on September 11, 2014 by in Features

Raise Your Voice Author, fitness guru & Athlete Ally Ambassador Amazin LeThi uses the universal language of sports to change the attitudes about HIV/AIDS in the Asian community and around the world Text & Photos by Alina Oswald “You gotta give them hope,” Harvey Milk once said. His words have inspired generations, and resonated with [...]

Maria Mejia & Jason Wood

Posted on August 14, 2014 by in Features

A Warrior’s Path AIDS activist Maria Mejia and author Jason Wood talk about their new book, From a Warrior’s Passion and Pain, and life lessons learned from the experience by Alina Oswald Photo by Sean Black Maria Mejia’s story may be an uncomfortable read for some individuals, but it’s a must-read for many of us. [...]

HIV Equal

Posted on February 19, 2014 by in Features

Status: Equal A New Campaign, HIV Equal, Seeks to Increase Testing and Move the Dialogue Beyond Positive & Negative by Angela Leroux-Lindsey Photos by Thomas Evans Prediction: 2014 is going to be the year of magenta. Facebook and Twitter and Instagram feeds will be colored ecstatic pink, and everywhere, “status” will be reclaimed: Advocate. Congressman. [...]

Nicholas Snow

Posted on January 10, 2014 by in Features

Journey to the Center of Our Hearts In his new memoir, actor and AIDS activist Nicholas Snow takes us on a journey to the center of his heart and offers a blueprint for reaching a complete end of the AIDS epidemic by Alina Oswald Sometimes it is as much about the destination as it is [...]

Ari Gold

Posted on December 26, 2013 by in Columns, Music, Dance & Theater, Ruby's Rap, The Arts

Ruby’s Rap by Ruby Comer Ari Gold I like Ari Gold’s derrière! He must like it too. This r&b pop singer flashes his naked bod everywhere: on the streets of Manhattan, on CD covers, magazines, music videos, and even at events like Night of a Thousand Gowns, a benefit for New York’s GMHC. After my [...]

Levi Kreis

Posted on December 12, 2013 by in Features, Music, Dance & Theater, The Arts

Playing to Strengths Through Music and Advocacy, Singer & Actor Levi Kreis Helps Create a Love Revolution by Chael Needle It is a bit of a puzzle why Rodin made his figurative sculpture, The Thinker, so muscular. Sitting there, hunched over with his hand half-covering his mouth, the Thinker is so deeply engrossed in contemplation [...]