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Washington Dc Aids

Shocking Stat For Seniors With HIV/AIDS

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 10.18.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The seniors who live at the Edgewood apartment complex in northeast Washington have all the kinds of ailments common to older Americans....

Africa Revisited

Stephen Sinacore | Posted 07.23.2012 | DC
Stephen Sinacore

Africa is at a critical juncture. With new signs of economic progress, it is possible to envision a much different future for the continent. However, we are not there yet.

Ending HIV/AIDS in D.C.: A Capital Priority

Sheila C. Johnson | Posted 01.31.2012 | Black Voices
Sheila C. Johnson

Over 3 percent of Washingtonians aged 13 and older are living with HIV/AIDS. This rate is three times what the World Health Organization classifies as an epidemic. I'm both heartbroken and enraged by the tragedy taking place in our own backyard.

DC Fights HIV Epidemic With Female Condoms

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Charlene Cotton will talk to anyone about sex. Several days a week she stands behind a table decorated with a bowl of flavored cond...

Robin Beale, Convicted Felon, Paid Millions In Anti-AIDS Contract

Washington Post | Debbie Cenziper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In 2005, Robin Beale was convicted in federal court for taking part in a local mortgage fraud scheme that bilked lenders out of hundreds of thousands ...