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HIVR4P 2018 protest

HIV Activists Take to the Stage at 'Research 4 Prevention' Opening to Demand Continued Funding of Wider Prevention Research Agenda

Activists and public health professionals took to the stage during the opening plenary of the Research for HIV Prevention (HIVR4P) conference yesterday to challenge U.S. government research agencies and demand support for short-acting, user-controlle...

Protesters at AIDS 2018 conference

AIDS2020 Will Welcome All the Right People to the USA. What a Travesty.

"It is every bit as absurd as it sounds," Mark S. King writes. "The International AIDS Society (IAS) plans to hold their global AIDS2020 conference in San Francisco -- an insanely expensive and privileged city located in a country that has become dan...

The presenters of the HIV Survivor Monologues

Five Takeaways From the 2018 United States Conference on AIDS

Mark S. King tells us what at this year's USCA made the biggest impact on him and his work as an HIV advocate.

What HIV Activists Can Learn From a Failed Faith Leaders Meeting With Trump Img

What HIV Activists Can Learn From a Failed Faith Leaders Meeting With Trump

Tips for activists to prepare for high-level meetings, on the heels of news about black ministers meeting with Trump on prison reform.

Jason Walker and Emily Sanderson at AIDS 2018 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (Credit: Terri Wilder)

HIV Activists Launch #BreakThePatent Campaign and National Plan for Generics and Lower-Cost Truvada for HIV Prevention in the U.S.

NYC-based HIV activists Jason Walker and Emily Sanderson think that, just like the cost of rent, pre-exposure prophylaxis PrEP is too damn expensive.

HIV Testing Truck at Chicago Pride

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?

Activists Demand Gilead Rescind nPEP Patient Access Program's Once-Per-Lifetime Use Limit Img

Activists Demand Gilead Rescind nPEP Patient Access Program's Once-Per-Lifetime Use Limit

Gilead Sciences is coming under fire from HIV/AIDS activist groups for a recent change to its patient assistance program, imposing a once-per-lifetime limit on access to Truvada as part of non-occupational post-exposure prophylaxis (nPEP).

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HIV Leaders of Color Announce Their Declaration of Liberation

The framework to build a racially just and strategic HIV movement addresses root causes of the epidemic and lights a new way forward.

Those Offended by #NoJusticeNoPride Should Learn LGBT History: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King Img

Those Offended by #NoJusticeNoPride Should Learn LGBT History: A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

Activist Peter Staley shares his perspective with Mark S. King about why street activism is not only a right, but an obligation.

HIV Activist Learning Modules: Engaging Our Community in HIV Prevention Policy Advocacy Img

HIV Activist Learning Modules: Engaging Our Community in HIV Prevention Policy Advocacy

To support the efforts of prevention advocates across the U.S., Treatment Action Group has developed a series of modules to help support activists' capacity needs and to develop advocacy action plans.