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The Needed Revival in the Black Church

“The progressive movements the Black church has sparked are some of the most liberating work from any organization; that is what we need from them concerning HIV,” Ian L. Haddock writes.

By Ian L. Haddock
Charles Sanchez sits on a sidewalk in New York City

Angels in Arkansas: My 15-Year AIDS-versary

"I hate this!" Charles Sanchez pouted, as he sat helplessly on the floor of his hospital room. "I feel so pathetic. Christ!" The nurse, Anthony, cooed comfortingly: "I know, honey. Just let it out, darlin'."

By Charles Sanchez
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In Africa, a Step Backward on Human Rights

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu Hate has no place in the house of God.

No one should be excluded from our love, our compassion or our concern because of race or gender, faith or ethnicity -- or because of their sexual orientation. Nor should anyone...

By Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu for The Black AIDS Institute
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Catholics and Condoms: Why What the Pope Says Matters

Introduction What Do Catholics Think? The Church's Work in AIDS A Powerful Lobbyist Condoms4Life

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During his 2009 trip to Cameroon, a country with an HIV prevalence rate of over 5%, Pope Benedict XVI made a shocking assertion ...

By Jon O'Brien for ACRIA and GMHC