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Successfully Dealing With Discrimination Gay Hiv Positive

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Gay/HIV+ Discrimination at Work

I have worked for the same company for nearly nine years, but am consistently denied promotion to senior level while others are so promoted in two years. I perform the specifications outlined in each review, which are always excellent except for...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...Yes, from your description, this does sound like discrimination. Before going outside the company for redress, I recommend scheduling an appointment with the director of HR and laying out the Read more »

Blood group O and HIV/AIDS

I have heard so many times from friends that when you are Poz and you have blood group O, the... Read more »

Pres. Elect Obama not gay friendly

Dr, Last March I sent you a question, and this was your response. ... Read more »
Articles
Global Forum on MSM & HIV

Landmark Global Initiative Seeks to Reduce HIV Among Gay Men by Tackling Widespread Stigma and Discrimination

... Oakland, Calif. -- The Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF) today announced the launch of an ambitious international initiative to address rising rates of HIV among men who have Read more »
International AIDS Society

Global Health Leaders Speak Out on the Interconnected Crises of HIV and Discrimination Among Gay Men at AIDS 2010

...briefing at the AIDS 2010 conference, to be held on Tuesday, 20 July at 1 pm, will report on strategies to reverse the stigma, discrimination, human rights abuses and lack of targeted services that are leading to rapidly increasing HIV infection... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Anti-Gay Discrimination Fueling HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Africa: Report

...United States, and the European Union must break their silence about anti-gay discrimination in Africa or take responsibility for HIV's spread on the continent, according to a report issued Thursday by the US-based International Gay and Lesbian... Read more »
The Body

Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...-- the sort of young, gay man who is desperate for that boost in self-esteem, to feel desired, perhaps has been the victim of discrimination or some kind of abuse. The HIV, or possibility for HIV infection, then just becomes really secondary. It... Read more »
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Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Peter Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here is the article that critizes these ads. HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience By Sharon... Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...U.S. President George Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work! Who is informing the president on HIV and AIDS? Failure of the American president to recognize Read more »

Uganda to Publish Names of Gay People

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...government that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people exist. In March 2002, while accepting an award for his country's HIV/AIDS prevention programs, President Museveni said simply, "We don't have homosexuals in Uganda." "Uganda's... Read more »

HOMOPHOBIC

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
...partner! but with my condition, i am trying to learn how to accept others and deal with this issue; because out there we all phase discrimination because of different classifications by society. am not judgmental, but would want to learn to... Read more »