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George Kevin Jordan

George Kevin Jordan is a writer based out of New York. He is currently executive editor at Bleulife Media, as well as a contributing writer at Black Art in America. In between searches for beach locations for vacations, he can be spotted watching as much theater as possible. Find him at georgekevinjordan.com or hit him up on Twitter @GKJWrites.

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HepConnect meeting in Kentucky
Features

HepConnect Initiative Aims to Reduce Hepatitis C in the Heart of the Opioid Epidemic

The Harm Reduction Coalition is launching a new strategy of supporting local advocates in five key states of the Appalachian region.

Archive Remembers Heroes and History of Black HIV/AIDS Activism Img
Viewpoints

Archive Remembers Heroes and History of Black HIV/AIDS Activism

Through his historical research, Dan Royles has found a vibrant legacy of black AIDS activism going back to the beginning of the epidemic.

Stacy Jennings and Naina Khanna at SPEAK UP!, a national leadership summit for women living with HIV.
News

Positive Women's Network Launches Online Advocacy Tool for People Living With HIV

The U.S.'s largest network of women living with HIV ramps up its strategy to develop more grassroots leaders -- and invites you to take action.

Rozzlyn and Ruth in a scene from POZ ROZ
Viewpoints

'POZ ROZ' Wants 'Pozitive' Vibes With New Digital Comedy

This refreshing series following an African-American millennial woman living with HIV avoids the sappy or sentimental.

Rep. Barbara Lee
Viewpoints

Ending HIV Stigma Takes Center Stage at Congressional Black Caucus Conference Panel Discussion

Ending the HIV epidemic in black communities is more than about health care, it's also about stomping out HIV stigma, according to experts and advocates who spoke at a recent panel discussion presented by the Congressional Black Caucus.

West Indian Day Parade
Caribbean Americans

NYC's West Indian Day Parade Attracts Millions, but Few HIV Outreach Efforts

With mostly black attendees who are immigrants from the most impacted region on the globe outside sub-Saharan Africa, why is so little HIV outreach planned for this important weekend?

Rivington House protest
News

Neighbors Rally Outside Former Nursing Home for HIV Patients

Last week, a group of neighbors in New York City, led by a small grassroots organization called Neighbors to Save Rivington House, gathered to fight the redevelopment of the former health care facility for people living with HIV into expensive housin...

A still from Pose
Personal Stories

FX Series 'Pose' Brings to Life HIV History Through Black and Latinx Characters

It didn't take long for Pose, the Sunday night FX series created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Steven Canals, to achieve critical acclaim and become a cultural hit among black and Latinx LGBT communities.

HIV Testing Truck at Chicago Pride
News

Is There Still Room for HIV Prevention and Education at Pride?

How do community-based organizations see using Pride as a place for HIV education and information in the 21st century?