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How Technology Decreases the Stigma Surrounding STDs: A Blog Entry by Candace Y.A. Montague Img

How Technology Decreases the Stigma Surrounding STDs: A Blog Entry by Candace Y.A. Montague

Mitchell Kapor once said "Getting information off the Internet is like drinking from a fire hydrant." When you want to know more about a topic, there are so many user-friendly options. There was a time when sexually transmitted diseases were mysterio...

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Friday: Global Day of Action in Support of Nigeria's LGBT Community

Calling All U.S.-Based Advocates!

Join the Global Day of Action on Friday, March 7, in support of Nigeria's LGBT community.

HIV Prevention, Young Gay Men of Color and the Fourth Wave of HIV Activism Img

HIV Prevention, Young Gay Men of Color and the Fourth Wave of HIV Activism

Concerned about the 50,000 yearly new U.S. HIV infections? A new wave of HIV activism is brewing, focused on overall wellness and prevention for those at risk as well as those living with HIV.

Can Something "POSITIVO" Come From Being HIV Positive? New Campaign Says Yes Img

Can Something "POSITIVO" Come From Being HIV Positive? New Campaign Says Yes

A brand new campaign in Philadelphia uses faces of local HIV-positive community members to make the term "positive" one of hope, to encourage testing and to erase stigma.

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'HIV Equal' Campaign Fights Stigma Through Social Media

Project Runway star Jack Mackenroth's new social media campaign shows that, regardless of HIV status, we can all create change in the fight against stigma.

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Google+ Hangout on Air for National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Sept. 25

CDC Presents a Google+ Hangout on Air in Recognition of National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Join us for the event and learn about innovative HIV prevention activities

September 25, 2013, 2-3 p.m. ET

RSVP: Google+ event page Internet access i...

How the "Denver Principles" Changed HIV/AIDS -- and Health Care -- Forever Img

How the "Denver Principles" Changed HIV/AIDS -- and Health Care -- Forever

You must know this, because it matters. Because it has already changed your life, no matter who you are, and you may not even realize it. Because as we search for a new national voice for people living with HIV (since the ugly demise of The National ...

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The Black AIDS Institute Invites You to Join the National Black Treatment Advocates Network!

The Black AIDS Institute is launching a new program that expands the Black Treatment Advocates Network (BTAN). Until recently, BTAN has been a program for advocates in select cities. The new program will make BTAN accessible in all regions of the Uni...

HIV in the Classroom: Making AIDS Activist History a Part of U.S. History Img

HIV in the Classroom: Making AIDS Activist History a Part of U.S. History

Do you think the U.S. population just "got used to AIDS"? No, of course not: "It wasn't a passive process, and they weren't nice about it," recalls filmmaker Jim Hubbard. "This country had to be forced to deal with the crisis."

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We Must Act Now to Save the NYS AIDS Institute

Last week we reported that the New York State budget is proposing cutting the State's Office of Public Health by $70 million dollars, and subsequently, a near $12 million dollar cut to the AIDS Institute.

This proposed cut to the AIDS institute is e...