What If?

What If? If Wishes Were Horses... by John Francis Leonard I don’t hold much faith in nursing regret. Everything that happens in our lives, both good and bad,...

Housing Is Healthcare—Demand It!

Imagine you’re a long-term survivor of HIV/AIDS in your sixties living in San Francisco. In the 1980s or ‘90s, your health forced you to...

Candy Samples’ Powers for Good Shannon Stephenson/Cempa Community Care

Being a southern gal residing in NYC, I always find a soft spot for a fellow southerner——someone that “gets” sweet tea and some good...

On the Front Lines: Living with HIV & Working in a...

On the Front Lines HIV and Working in a Necessary Industry by John Francis Leonard For the past six years, I’ve worked part-time at a grocery...

We Need to Remember AIDS Lessons Learned During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Have Americans Really Forgotten AIDS?! We Need to Remember AIDS Lessons Learned During the Coronavirus Pandemic by Hank Trout In this time of confronting a deadly virus,...

Confronting Body Image as a Gay Man Living with HIV

Between a Rock and a Hard Place Confronting Body Image as a Gay Man Living with HIV by John Francis Leonard Gay men don’t have a monopoly...

HIV, Cancer, Us

HIV, Cancer, Us HIV increases the risk of cancer, especially in long-term survivors by Hank Trout If you log on to Facebook, Twitter, or other social media...

Andrew Thien Vo: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Andrew Thien Vo My ears perk up. Across the crowded living room I hear “butt wipes” and “Columbus (Ohio)” in the same...

The Future Belongs to the Whores

Being a Pro Slut And the unspoken hope of love by Corey Saucier It’s 8:30 in the evening and my phone texts: “Hey.” The number isn’t a contact...

James Duke Mason: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer James Duke Mason I was just entering puberty at the age of ten when I saw the epic musical romp, The Sound...

LATEST POSTS

How Low Can You Go?

How Low Can You Go? A Brave New Campaign in Bexar County, Texas, Aims High by Chael Needle Thanks in large part to grass-roots advocates, the Undetectable...

Maid Service: Review

HIV2020