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Targeted Truvada ads

Those Truvada Lawsuit Ads You See Everywhere May Hinder Public Health Efforts

Personal injury lawsuit ads targeting social media have become daily sightings. But are they doing more harm than good?

Cityscape of Singapore city, aerial view to Supertree Grove, Cloud Forest and Flower Dome in Gardens by the bay during the day

In Singapore, an HIV Criminalization Case Tests the Country's Outdated Laws

The friend of an HIV-positive man jailed in Singapore argues that governments have a duty to protect people living with HIV from stigma and unfair criminal prosecution.

Shawn-Patrick Torres from the Latino Commission on AIDS

Latinx LGBT Advocates Meet in Atlanta to Discuss Strategies to Address Growing HIV Epidemic

Latinos in the Deep South helps to lead the charge for southern social-justice organizing to end HIV.

Michael Johnson and Steven Thrasher

Michael Johnson, Jailed for HIV Nondisclosure, Now Free: Here's Everything You Need to Know

In the aftermath of this well-publicized case, states are still slow to take laws targeting people living with HIV off the books.

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.

World map and rainbow flag on hands

Why We Need Pride in the Face of Worldwide Oppression, Violence, and HIV

"As we observe this Pride season," writes international HIV advocate George Ayala, "let's embrace human rights and gender equity as inherently critical prerequisites to ending the AIDS pandemic."

Marching with the Equality Flag in Atlanta 2011

In Georgia's Metropolitan Heart, HIV Beats On

Our new "Eyes on the End" series kicks off with an up-close-and-personal glimpse at what's driving the HIV epidemic in the Atlanta metropolitan area.

How Shkreli's Turing Pharmaceuticals Sought to Placate the HIV Community About Its Drug Price Hike Img

How Shkreli's Turing Pharmaceuticals Sought to Placate the HIV Community About Its Drug Price Hike

When Martin Shkreli's Turing Pharmaceuticals planned to make billions through a drug price hike, it knew HIV activists could present an obstacle. Here's how it planned to neutralize the threat to its profiteering.