From the Vietnam anti-war movement to HIV/AIDS, TheBody remembers this trailblazing activist.
A message of hope and purpose from a leader in HIV advocacy and Black queer empowerment.
The co-founder of GMHC & ACT-UP, and writer of books and plays is remembered
By raising questions and considerations, these activists remind us to build community in a time of distance by loving, not fearing, each other.
TheBody remembers Kiyoshi Kuromiya, who died 20 years ago this month.
America Has Responded to Outbreaks With Fear and Discrimination Many Times Before. With Coronavirus, We Can Do Better
On April 16, TheBody hosted a livestream panel discussion entitled “Policing Pandemics: Criminalization From HIV to COVID-19.” We invited four pillars of HIV advocacy to speak with us about our current moment, offer guidance on what to do next, and answer questions from the audience.
LGBTQ and HIV Activists Protest Anti-Gay Evangelical Group Running a Pop-Up COVID-19 Hospital in New York City
Rev. Franklin Graham’s Samaritan’s Purse requires workers to oppose same-sex marriage and the idea of transgender and nonbinary people. Some New Yorkers say their do-gooderism doesn’t overrule their bigotry.
Many longtime survivors of HIV are now finding themselves in the middle of a new pandemic. Here is how they are coping.
Borjas, a leader in Queens, New York’s Latinx trans community, died on March 30 and was honored with a virtual memorial.
In the underfunded world of early 1980s HIV care, Candy Marcum worked at a Dallas-based resource center that opened up a hotline for gay men with HIV when it was still called GRID.