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Hiv Activism

We Are Young: The 2014 POZ 100 Celebrates Youth Power

Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr. | Posted 01.17.2015 | Gay Voices
Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr.

Even if a cost-effective HIV/AIDS cure and vaccine were here now, we still would most likely not get to the end of this epidemic without the leadership of the next generation. To that end, it is my great honor to introduce the 2014 POZ 100, which celebrates youth power. Our fifth annual list spotlights the efforts of 100 unsung heroes under the age of 30.

Dancing Around HIV: When Do You Know If You've Ever Done Enough?

Jeff Berry | Posted 09.17.2014 | Gay Voices
Jeff Berry

There are some days when I embrace the work, my activism, and keeping up with the latest about HIV/AIDS. And there are other days when I want to forget about it all and just escape. Because no matter what I do it never seems like it's enough, or that I could somehow be doing it better, or that maybe I waited too long to decide to act.

The Death of HIV Activism?

David Duran | Posted 02.05.2014 | Gay Voices
David Duran

Who is putting together the group of people who want to tell the drug companies to make HIV drugs accessible to everyone?

On the Greatest Generation: The Black Gay '80s

Charles Stephens | Posted 02.01.2014 | Gay Voices
Charles Stephens

Those men, those sons of Audre Lorde, all writers and activists -- Joseph Beam, Essex Hemphill, Marlon Riggs, Craig Harris, Donald Woods, Assoto Saint, and others -- provide so much perspective that it's a shame that in our current HIV/AIDS moment, their legacy is nearly extinct.

Here's An Easy Way For You To Help Fight HIV Stigma

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 09.05.2013 | Gay Voices

On September 21 fashion designer Mondo Guerra of "Project Runway" fame will join "Positively Aware" magazine to celebrate the fourth annual A Day With...

Mount (Larry) Kramer Rumbles: ACT UP Achieved Heroic Feats, But They Weren't The Only AIDS Heroes

John-Manuel Andriote | Posted 06.06.2012 | Gay Voices
John-Manuel Andriote

In more than 25 years of reporting on AIDS, I have been honored to know many heroes of the AIDS epidemic. Not all of them have been as visible or vocal as Kramer and ACT UP, but the contributions they made, the prices they paid, the risks they took were just as real.