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What Does HIV Stigma Look Like in the U.S. South?

March 14, 2014

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Ruth Deramus

Ruth Deramus

Activist, Alabama

In the South, stigma looks so much like racism. And, living in the South all my life, I know what racism looks like. So that's what stigma looks like in the South. And the only way we're going to break stigma is that we have to learn to come together and realize that we are all human and we are all in this together.





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