Lise Baastrup: Advocate

Thank heaven for modern technology, well, until there’s a glitch. We now have the Internet (yes, I know it’s hard to believe but I...

Hector Jiminez: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer It’s finally here. Election time! A few weeks ago, I asked a smart person of color and millennial, Hector Jimenez, his views....

Dini von Mueffling: Advocate

Dini von Mueffling. With a name like that you’d expect the title “Lady” to precede it. Lady…Dini…von…Mueffling! Well, this gal is some lady, and...

Gregory Haney

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Los Olivos, CA I’m winding down in wine country. Grazing the prairie, I behold sculpted vineyards steeped in history, horses swaggering...

Geoff Ruaine

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Boom! What is that loud sound? “Are we under attack?” I ask my charming friend, Geoff Ruaine. This is my...

Marc Jevan Narayansingh, MD: Advocate & Researcher

Being a broad of a certain age who was a product of the sixties revolution, our motto was sex, drugs, and rock ’n’ roll....

Soraya Liza Lanyri: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Soraya Liza Lanyri He-man hunk Rock Hudson shocked the world when he tragically died of AIDS-related causes in 1985. The dreamy...

Eric Dean: Ally

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Eric Dean Growing up in a small town can have its benefits…and it’s disadvantages. When it comes to facing the AIDS epidemic,...

Quinn Cummings

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Who would have thunk it.…?! That cute, irascible kid in the classic film, The Goodbye Girl, would eventually work on...

Todd Lien: Advocate

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer Todd Lien Todd Lien is a Star Walker! He raised more than $1,000 for the AIDS Walk, which qualified him for that...

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Journey of the AIDS Quilt

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