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 impact ... has been devastating on women living with HIV,” says Naina Khanna of Positive Women’s Network.
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.
The activist for the rights of Black women and immigrants living with HIV is remembered by friend and colleague Martha Cameron, M.P.H.
Acclaimed Jazz Pianist and HIV Long-Term Survivor Fred Hersch Is Giving Free Daily Facebook Concerts During the COVID-19 Crisis
He’s playing a mix of his own works, jazz classics, and the American songbook daily at 1 p.m. ET on his livestream.
By coming out about their status -- even in death -- celebrities can humanize the virus for many people who don’t otherwise know anybody who’s openly living with HIV. They can help increase awareness and fight stigma.
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.