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Day Four: The Diaspora

Day Four: The Diaspora

| July 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Day Four: The Diaspora By Craig Washington Wednesday did not get off to an easy start. It took me thirty minutes to find my wallet wedged underneath my blue sneaker which of course made me forty-five minutes late to my first session. By the time I had reached session room 5 I had missed two [...]

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The Remnant AIDS 2012

The Remnant AIDS 2012

| July 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Remnant AIDS 2012 By Craig Washington One of my colleagues who would kill me if I named him once revealed that he had little use for the AIDS Memorial Quilt. He said it does not change anything or offer anything new. “It is like a traveling graveyard.” After spending half a day at the [...]

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Conference Must-Read: The Paradox of HIV in Black MSM in the US

Conference Must-Read: The Paradox of HIV in Black MSM in the US

| July 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Paradox of HIV in Black MSM in the US Very high infection rates despite no more risky sex and more precautions By Roger Pebody Published: 25 July 2012 A new meta-analysis, presented to the 19th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2012) on Tuesday, shows that the exceptionally high rates of HIV infection seen in black men [...]

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VIDEO: Sex Worker Activists Disrupt Special Session on US Congress and HIV

VIDEO: Sex Worker Activists Disrupt Special Session on US Congress and HIV

| July 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

July 25, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Audacia Ray 917-334-8618 [email protected] WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 25: At the International AIDS Conference in Washington, DC on Wednesday, sex workers activists loudly disrupted a special session on the United States Congress and the global AIDS epidemic. Activists rose up from the audience several minutes into the panel, [...]

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Housing Activists in the House, Brazilian Activists Pressure on PEPFAR: Good Morning Global Village!

Housing Activists in the House, Brazilian Activists Pressure on PEPFAR: Good Morning Global Village!

| July 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Housing Activists in the House, Brazilian Activists Pressure on PEPFAR: Good Morning Global Village! Drums, bells, chanting seems to be commonplace in the Global Village today. But housing activists from Housing Works took to the Global Village early this morning to send the reminder that housing continues to be a strong social determinant that impacts [...]

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