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For Me And My Brother: Black Gay Activists From Two Generations Discuss HIV and Leading a Movement Img
Viewpoints

For Me And My Brother: Black Gay Activists From Two Generations Discuss HIV and Leading a Movement

Kenyon Farrow spoke with two activists living with HIV to hear, from their perspectives, where activism fits into the work to change the course of the epidemic for black gay men's lives.

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Greed and the Necessity for Regulation

"The story of U.S. drug pricing run amok isn't just about corporate arrogance and avarice -- it is also about government permissiveness and inaction," write Tim Horn, Erica Lessem and Kenyon Farrow.

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Politics Is a Major Hurdle in HIV Treatment

With the science of treatment and prevention advancing further and further, national policy must play catch up, according to Kenyon Farrow.

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Opinion: Endgame AIDS in Black America: An Exercise in Drama and No Politics

This is an almost stream of conscious blog I was writing while watching the PBS premier of the Frontline Documentary "Endgame: AIDS In Black America."

Remember the PBS hard hitting political documentary series Frontline? You know, the show you can o...

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Housing Works' East New York Community Health Center Celebrates Expansion With Ribbon Cutting

A newly renovated health center on Pitkin Avenue in East New York marks a milestone for the HIV/AIDS organization Housing Works: It's the first Housing Works center that will serve all people regardless of HIV status.

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National Day of Action Planned for Access to Clean Syringes

Washington, D.C. -- Responding to rampant Congressional games that place politics over effective public health measures, Housing Works and activists from all over the country have organized events targeting Congressional leaders for re-instating the ...

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LGBTQ+

NYC Councilmember Letitia James Introduces Transgender Health Resolution

NYC Councilmember from Brooklyn Leticia James introduced as resolution in the City Council yesterday "calling upon all medical professionals to treat and provide appropriate health care services to transgender persons."

"It is imperative that we tre...

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Housing Works Joins National Day of Action for Syringe Exchange on March 21

From Harm Reduction Coalition: "No more federal dollars for syringe exchange: that was the message from Congress less than 3 months ago. The funding ban is back, and the timing couldn't be worse -- with tight state budgets, and signs that many painki...

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Housing

Housing Works East New York Community Health Center Re-Opens to Serve New York's Homeless

In a community suffering from the dual crises of homelessness and HIV, Housing Works is proud to celebrate the grand re-opening of the East New York Community Health Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tour of the facility on April 4th at 10 a....

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Housing

HASA Officials' Testimony Contradicts Reality

NYC HRA officials testified at yesterday's City Council General Welfare Committee hearing on recent policy changes to HASA that new changes in HASA policies didn't harm clients. But there was plenty of testimony by providers and HASA clients that pro...