Living with HIV/AIDS & Finding Hope in Magickal Thinking

Enchanting the World Living with HIV/AIDS & finding hope in magickal (not magical) thinking by Mel Baker In a recent A&U column called “Relentless ‘Gratitude’?” Hank Trout...

Decriminalizing Sex Work

Since 1955, the motto “To Protect and Serve” has been plastered on police cars all across the United States. In the book Who Do...

Crisis in Venezuela

I just mailed my leftover HIV medications, Reyataz, Prezista, and Norvir to Action for Solidarity in Miami, Florida, to be used by a person...

Depression & HIV

Every Forty Seconds We need to raise awareness about the other epidemic—depression by Joshua Middleton I am HIV-positive and, yes, I also live with depression. That’s right,...

Discrimination from Within & Outside Our Communities

Divided We Fall Let's stop discrimination in our own communities by John Francis Leonard Yesterday, I was completely taken aback and feeling discouraged and mournful for several...

Rick Scott’s Silence

For two days following the deadliest mass shooting in American history and the murders of forty-nine mostly Latino/Latina patrons of a gay nightclub in...

Role Call: Connie Rose

Small Minds Discuss People Why are discrimination and stigma still happening in small-town America by Connie Rose I came to the conclusion during the whole debate about...

Role Call: Sherri Lewis

AIDS Revisionists Our history will not be rewritten by Sherri Lewis It started with Charlie Sheen’s widely televised disclosure about his HIV status and his search for...

Role Call: Belkis Fonseca Medina

Hope Unites Us Together we can fight for the empowerment of individuals living with HIV/AIDS by Belkis Fonseca Medina Living with HIV, in all likelihood, is one...

Role Call: Maria Mejia-Laing

As an Ambassador for Greater Than AIDS and one of the women who is part of its very important campaign, Empowered: Women, HIV &...

LATEST POSTS

We Need to Bring Immune-Based HIV Therapies Off of the Sidelines

Dreaming of the Cells We Had We Need to Bring Immune-Based Therapies Off of the Sidelines by Jeannie Wraight For most people living with HIV, antiretrovirals (ARVs)...