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Supreme Court Strikes Down Anti-Prostitution Pledge

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In a free-speech ruling, the Supreme Court said Thursday that the government cannot force private health organizations to denounce ...

An Unbalanced Budget: Does NY State's Proposed Budget Show How Governor Andrew Cuomo Really Feels About the Gay Community?

Ryan J. Davis | Posted 04.13.2013 | New York
Ryan J. Davis

There's still time for the governor to back more progressive priorities, but he won't do it if he doesn't hear from us. Remember, the struggle for equality and social justice doesn't end with gay marriage.

Trends in HIV Financing: More, Better and (Eventually) Less

David J. Olson | Posted 09.23.2012 | Impact
David J. Olson

The "End of AIDS" is not yet here. But, for the first time, we can see it on the horizon.

Don't Expect a Thank You, Kansas

Laurie Garrett | Posted 09.19.2012 | Impact
Laurie Garrett

In a few days some 25,000 people from all over the world will amass in Washington for the International AIDS Conference, the first gathering of the HIV/AIDS community inside the United States since 1990.

Medical Experts: Africa AIDS Patients Are Dying On Our Doorstep

AP | Posted 09.18.2012 | Impact

JOHANNESBURG -- An independent, global medical and humanitarian organization says African nations are not receiving adequate international funding to ...

This World AIDS Day, Can We Think of Americans First?

Thomas DeLorenzo | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics
Thomas DeLorenzo

Secretary Clinton, I beseech you: with your power and your passion, you can help achieve an AIDS-free generation in our own country. Why can't we transfer some of the PEPFAR funds to ADAP and eliminate the waiting lists for our very own?

AIDS and Public Diplomacy

Philip Seib | Posted 08.13.2011 | World
Philip Seib

U.S. public diplomacy is sometimes wrapped in condescension and self-aggrandizement that detracts from its effectiveness. Responding to AIDS is too important for that.

North Carolina GOP Lawmaker Seeks To Cut HIV/AIDS Treatment Programs

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

North Carolina state Rep. Larry Brown (R), whose controversial comments have offended members of the gay community in the past, has announced plans to...

AIDS Doctors, Activists Call On African Gov'ts To Up Health Funds

AP | DONNA BRYSON | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

JOHANNESBURG — Doctors and AIDS activists on Friday urged African governments to fulfill a decade-old pledge to spend more of their own money on...

Turn Frustration into Action: Ramp up Efforts on Global Health

Josh Lozman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Lozman

AIDS is not "done," and it requires continued scaling up of funding for both prevention and treatment efforts. AIDS is called a crisis for a reason: without continued increases in funding, people will die.

Ugandan Spy Arrested For Stealing Thousands From AIDS Fund

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Ugandan spy who set up a bogus charity and embezzled thousands of dollars of funding meant for Aids patients has been jailed for 10 years....

Sam Stein

The Stimulus Defenders Speak

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's been called a Christmas tree of spending, a sop to liberal priorities, and a Democratic power-grab in the guise of an economic recovery package. ...