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Our Odysseys One Editor's Take on AIDS Advocacy by Chael Needle In the eighth grade, our social studies class had for one day a substitute teacher, Mr....

What AIDS Activists Have Taught Me About Anti-Vaxxers

Self-Reflect and Connect What AIDS Activists Have Taught Me About Anti-Vaxxers by Chael Needle In these COVID times, phrases like “medical freedom” and “my body, my choice”...

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Anatomy of an Issue Sixty-four pages of who we are & and who we can become by Chael Needle For the first time in a year, I...

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That's What Friends Are For Healing, Interconnection & the Inauguration of A&U by Chael Needle Albany, New York, the home base of A&U, is a small city,...

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This Is Us A Pride Month Reflection on the Power of Positive Change by Chael Needle Two queer men, also partners, John Lyon Burnside III and Harry...

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Do You Know How Awesome Beth Broderick Is? Women, HIV & Creating Momentum by Chael Needle When popular media summons the past, it is often through the...

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