Mary Fisher, who riveted the 1992 Republican National Convention, on the 2016 race: "It isn't easy to find joy, or high expectations, in the context of uncouth politicians speaking half-truths to their mobs of angry supporters."
A collaborative statement by female leaders living with HIV digs into the harmful pitfalls in mainstream media coverage of HIV. Each section recommends solutions and resources to help media makers build their knowledge and shift their thinking about the realities of living with HIV today.
The negative and dehumanizing language used by scientists discussing global HIV policy is sapping the soul of those on the receiving end, writes Alice Welbourn of the Salamander Trust. She calls for an alternative language of nature and nurture.
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