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We Are Young: The 2014 POZ 100 Celebrates Youth Power

Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr. | Posted 11.17.2014 | 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.

LOOK: A Personal Fight Against HIV/AIDS Stigma, One Day -- And Photo -- At A Time

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.01.2013 | Gay Voices

Sept. 21 marked the annual celebration of "A Day With HIV," a day each year that seeks to combat the stigma of HIV/AIDS through a collective series of...

Putting Education First

Michel Sidibé | Posted 11.26.2012 | Impact
Michel Sidibé

Ending AIDS is as much a social challenge as a clinical one. One of the clearest lessons of the past three decades is that illiteracy and poverty fuel the spread of HIV and that education can slow it.

The Life And Times Of David Wojnarowicz

Posted 07.17.2012 | Arts

"Fire in the Belly: The Life and Times of David Wojnarowicz" is paying tribute to the artist, writer and AIDS activist whose name entered headlines in...

Teaching AIDS

Matt Weber | Posted 01.31.2012 | Education
Matt Weber

The EdCast has invited three HIV education specialists from UNESCO to discuss how the education sector has played an instrumental role in facilitating the drop in new infections among young people.

More Education and Awareness Needed in Fight Against HIV/AIDS

David Catania | Posted 12.24.2011 | DC
David Catania

The District's continuing fight against the HIV/AIDS epidemic remains a central pillar of our public health infrastructure, and with good reason.

'They Don't Make Movies About Boring People:' Two New Documentaries Tackle AIDS, Government

George Heymont | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

Imagine someone with the bluntness of the George Carlin, the wardrobe of the Kinsey Sicks, and the following of Dame Edna and you'll get an idea of what kind of social catalyst Pieter-Dirk Uys became for South Africans.

World AIDS Day: Making Awareness Sexy

Sheryl Lee Ralph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Sheryl Lee Ralph

After all these years I am shocked at how little we in America talk about "it" and how the silence surrounding "it" is killing us quicker than the disease.