Benjamin Di’Costa: Advocate

#youth #HIV #awareness Social Media-Savvy & Camera-Ready AIDS Activist Benjamin Di’Costa Is a Voice for Today’s Youth by John Francis Leonard Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Michael...

Mark Olmsted: Advocate

Creativity as a Survival Tool In prison Mark Olmsted wrote his way back to sobriety and sanity by Larry Buhl Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Sean Black With...

Long-Lost Friends

Full Circle Finally I had the courage to return to the city where I lost my friends by John Francis Leonard A few months ago I made...

Be Not Ashamed

Be not ashamed. We are all flawed, broken, and imperfect. But beautiful you will be, and beautiful you are... Shout out to all the blue-eyed White boys...

Cleve Jones: Cover Story

Living History With a New Memoir, When We Rise, Iconic AIDS & Labor Activist Cleve Jones Connects the Past and the Future by Hank Trout Photographed Exclusively...

Peter Rodriguez: Advocate

Phoenix Rising Activist Peter Rodriguez Is as Indefatigable as the Bird That Rises from the Ashes by Hank Trout Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Sean Black We’ve all...

Eric Leonardos: Cover Story

Beauty Ally Hair stylist and makeup artist Eric Leonardos uses his reality-show celebrity to give back by Larry Buhl Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Sean Black When Eric...

Left for Dead

I died three decades ago. In my early twenties. At the apex of the AIDS crisis in America in the 1980s. I’m long gone...

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Hep Community: We Need More Federal Dollars

Money Talks The hepatitis community wants more federal dollars; hep a cases rising fast by Larry Buhl Here’s the good news on federal funding for hepatitis research...

Joe Ede: Advocate