Re: Suicide

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren What can we learn by looking at the social context around this “taboo” act? A friend of mine recently phoned me,...

The New Puritanism

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren As HIV & STD rates show no signs of waning, religious conservatives are turning the clock back on sex...

Hillary’s Speech, Part 2

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Who will pay for the “AIDS-Free generation” in a world facing financial crisis? Secretary of State Clinton’s now-famous November 8...

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...

Vanishing Value

Budget cuts are slashing our chances of surviving the economic downturn, homelessness & AIDS. Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren It has been my pleasure to...

PCP: Still With Us

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Even though we know a bit more about this pathogen, questions about treatment still persist. In my last Left Field,...

The Vaccine Shelf

With the hubbub about new vaccine advances, why has our government ignored an older candidate? by Patricia Nell Warren As the global economic crisis deepens, a...

South Africa at Stake

Empowered by governments, religious ideology is shaping the aids industry in harmful ways. Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren Scanning headlines, I saw the CDC announcement...

“Cures”—Rushing to Judgment

Left Field by Patricia Nell Warren What's at stake when media coverage misses the hard facts? Wildly excited stories about “AIDS cures” are popping up all...
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HEROES

Monica Johnson, executive director of HEROES, likes acronyms. “We’re the acronym queens down here!” “Down here” is Columbia, in northeast Louisiana, and the acronyms...

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