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Structural Inequality Within HIV/AIDS Service Organizations Must End Img

Structural Inequality Within HIV/AIDS Service Organizations Must End

"I call on the organizations reading this to look in the mirror and honestly assess how they have tackled diversity, how they treat people and how they have engaged people of color," Art Jackson writes. "I say it's more than having a token man who ha...

HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: Sasanka Jinadasa Img

HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: Sasanka Jinadasa

Sasanka Jinadasa is the capacity building and community resource manager at HIPS, identifies as a queer Lankan hard femme and has spearheaded projects on sex education, LGBTQ allyship and diversity and inclusion within activist spaces.

Spreading the Word: PrEP Is Right for Me Img

Spreading the Word: PrEP Is Right for Me

"In the beginning of my process, I was not taking PrEP," Tamia Green writes. "I went through the thought process of, if I'm going to be sharing information with different communities, I felt I should be on the product."

PrEP: Beneficial for Me Img

PrEP: Beneficial for Me

"I decided that PrEP seemed right for me," Christina Palacios writes. "I found it to be beneficial for me because I had two sex partners and wanted to protect us all and improve my chances of remaining HIV negative."

HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: Steven Romeo Img

HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: Steven Romeo

"I got involved with the movement to end the HIV and AIDS epidemic when I first stepped into the movement for LGBTQ equality," Steven Romeo says. "These two movements are intertwined by their very nature."

For Me And My Brother: Black Gay Activists From Two Generations Discuss HIV and Leading a Movement Img

For Me And My Brother: Black Gay Activists From Two Generations Discuss HIV and Leading a Movement

Kenyon Farrow spoke with two activists living with HIV to hear, from their perspectives, where activism fits into the work to change the course of the epidemic for black gay men's lives.

Let's Talk About Sexual Health: A Conversation With AIDS Activist Vanessa Johnson Img

Let's Talk About Sexual Health: A Conversation With AIDS Activist Vanessa Johnson

For National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Johnson shared her thoughts on progress that's been made and the challenges that stand in the way of an AIDS-free generation among women and girls.

Sally-Jean Shackleton: Getting Away From One-Size-Fits-All Health Policies Img

Sally-Jean Shackleton: Getting Away From One-Size-Fits-All Health Policies

"What concerns me most is that guidelines and policies and their one-size-fits-all application often ignore the realities of sex workers' lives," says Sally-Jean Shackleton of South Africa's Sex Workers Education & Advocacy Taskforce.

Midnight Poonkasetwattana: Time for Major Roll Out, at Scale Img

Midnight Poonkasetwattana: Time for Major Roll Out, at Scale

"If PrEP programs are not made available, what concerns me is that gay men and other MSM may choose to access PrEP through some other means," says Thai advocate Midnight Poonkasetwattana.

Bathabile Nyathi: Passion Should Be the Driving Force Img

Bathabile Nyathi: Passion Should Be the Driving Force

"Issues of adherence are my major concern, also issues of accessibility," says Zimbabwean advocate Bathabile Nyathi. "Will PrEP be easily accessed by anyone and everyone who wants to take it?"