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CDC Statement on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2017 Img

CDC Statement on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2017

"On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, join me as we forge a path to a future free of HIV," Eugene McCray, M.D., writes. "Know your status, your risk and how you can prevent HIV."

Anti-Racism and White Women Living With HIV: A Blog Entry by Laurel Sprague Img

Anti-Racism and White Women Living With HIV: A Blog Entry by Laurel Sprague

"It is not easy to talk about race but silence only supports further discrimination and violence against women of color," Laurel Sprague writes.

The HIV Generation Gap: Enlarging the Room for Young Black Voices While Keeping Everyone in the Conversation Img

The HIV Generation Gap: Enlarging the Room for Young Black Voices While Keeping Everyone in the Conversation

"30 years from now, I too could be in the position of feeling left out of a discussion among people I fought so hard to get into the room," says George M. Johnson.

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Digital Storytelling for Change

A new video series uses digital storytelling to personalize the issue of health disparities and encourage a collective response to help end them.

Exploring the Work of Choreographer Ed Mock on the 30th Anniversary of His Death Img

Exploring the Work of Choreographer Ed Mock on the 30th Anniversary of His Death

"We are still deep in the process of excavating the memories of our fallen spiritual family," writes artist Brontez Purnell on making a film about choreographer Ed Mock, who died of AIDS in 1986.

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Getting on PrEP at 62

"At my age today, I am not looking to become a statistic," Selma writes. "So as I go forward in life, I am looking forward to PrEP keeping me HIV negative."

HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: PJ Moton Img

HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: PJ Moton

With seven years of experience in HIV research, prevention and care, specifically focused on black gay and bisexual men, PJ has become a nationally recognized leader among his peers.

How a Fellow Wrestler and Gay Athlete, Imprisoned for HIV, Opened My Eyes to HIV Stigma Img

How a Fellow Wrestler and Gay Athlete, Imprisoned for HIV, Opened My Eyes to HIV Stigma

"I want to talk about loving another human who happens to be living with HIV and how he has transformed my world from the day he was placed behind bars," Akil Patterson writes.

Why Do People Still Think Magic Johnson Doesn't Have HIV? Img

Why Do People Still Think Magic Johnson Doesn't Have HIV?

Kellee Terrell empathizes with that little voice in your mind that wants to believe Magic is cured or AIDS is manmade. But if we don't surrender to science, she says, the ones we hurt are ourselves.

Tell the Truth and Shame the Devil! A Blog Entry by Abdul-Aliy A Muhammad Img

Tell the Truth and Shame the Devil! A Blog Entry by Abdul-Aliy A Muhammad

"You're told you're at risk before you're told you matter; the HIV vulnerable are addressed as pathological beings instead of complete people," Abdul-Aliy A Muhammad writes.