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Connie Norman

Transgender 'AIDS Diva' and Activist Connie Norman Remembered in Powerful Documentary

The former ACT UP Los Angeles member finally gets her place in the sun.

The kick-off rally for "The Week Against Homophobia" at City Hall, NYC, May 2019

Latinx Organization Launches Campaigns to End Homophobia and Transphobia

The campaigns seek to address HIV in Latinx communities by mobilizing against homophobia and transphobia.

RIOT by Gran Fury

RIOT on the Wall: Gran Fury's Iconic Painting at the LGBT Community Center in New York

Avram Finkelstein of the Gran Fury collective discusses art and activism for Stonewall's 50th and WorldPride.

Rivington House protest

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...

Best in Drag 2018, Mariette Moure

Party With a Purpose: New York's Best in Drag

"The real winners of the night were The Alliance for Positive Change and GMHC, which not only partnered to make the evening happen but also raised much-needed funds to support programs at their respective agencies," writes Charles Sanchez.

GMHC Launches PrEP Ad Campaign in New York City Bus Shelters Img

GMHC Launches PrEP Ad Campaign in New York City Bus Shelters

The purpose of the campaign is to spread awareness of the importance of adherence to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

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An Open Letter to Larry Kramer

After Larry Kramer received a lifetime achievement award from GMHC, his comments bristled some in the HIV/AIDS community. Steve Helmke of ACT UP has a response to Kramer's comments.

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AIDS Activists Rally at the Capitol: An AIDS-Free NY Is Within Our Reach!

The fight to get an AIDS-Free New York by 2020 gained momentum in Albany recently when the End AIDS 2020 Coalition visited the Capitol and made demands to those in power.

An Activist's Welcome -- And a Friendly Challenge -- to NYC's New HIV Head Img

An Activist's Welcome -- And a Friendly Challenge -- to NYC's New HIV Head

If NYC's new HIV/AIDS leader applies his "willingness to challenge orthodoxies and natural media savvy" to HIV testing, the results could make NYC a world model, says a longtime activist.