“I Am HIV-Positive”

Every time I give a tour at the AIDS foundation I currently work for, I share my status and say out loud, “I am...

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Cheating Death: A Riff on the Life and Legacy of Robert Mapplethorpe by Lester Strong My husband Dave and I went the other day to the...

Just*in Time: February 2015

Just*in Time by Justin B. Terry-Smith How can one such as yourself who is HIV-positive dare to be proud of it? How do you promote unsafe...

Reneging on Rape

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Instead of Dismissing Sexual Violence in Prison and Its Health Effects, Some Are Unlocking Possible Solutions. Rape is a hot...

Rock Hudson: The Shot Heard Round the World

Rock Hudson: The Shot Heard Round the World Part IX of an Ongoing Chronicle of the First Fifteen Years of the AIDS Pandemic by Bruce Ward On...

Playing Roles…

Brave New World by Corey Saucier Playing Roles... Embracing the new, releasing the old, and leaping into the future My boyfriend and I are traditionalists. We want that...

HIV Is a Preexisting Condition

It is a scary time to be living in a world where HIV funding could ever be up for debate. Thirty-six years removed from...

blu sunne: A Blog by Lester Strong: Remembrance: A Deserving Bit...

Remembrance: A Deserving Bit of Forgotten AIDS History Sometimes the past overtakes you in a very personal way, and you regain something you never knew...

Candy Samples’ Powers for Good: Blake Strasser

Powers for Good by Candy Samples Blake Strasser I’ve known the fabulous Blake Strasser for the past five years, first being introduced to her when I was...

Fighting HIV Isolation (One Belly Rub at a Time)

In From the Cold How a stray cat changed the game by John Francis Leonard I love animals. In particular, I love dogs. Cats, however, not so...

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