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Larry Kramer

Comrades and Friends Remember Gay AIDS Activist & Writer Larry Kramer

The co-founder of GMHC & ACT-UP, and writer of books and plays is remembered

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

Why Is NYC Mayor de Blasio Taking COVID-19 Contact Tracing Away From Health Department Experts?

Advocates and experts say that the mayor’s petty power move is slowing and hindering a crucial part of stopping coronavirus in the city.

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PrEP Advocates Call New Gilead Patent Suit Against HHS a ‘Distraction’

The drug manufacturer alleges the federal government filed for the Truvada prevention patent without their knowledge.

AIDSVu map that depicts state-by-state rates of people living with HIV in the U.S.

The United States Says It'll End Its HIV Epidemic. We're Watching.

We're telling the stories of the people and places that will be profoundly affected by the "Ending the HIV Epidemic" plan as it unfolds, and seeking to answer the question: Can this plan truly end HIV transmission in the U.S.?

Lorena Borjas

Lorena Borjas, New York City–Based Trans Activist, Dies of COVID-19

Borjas, a leader in Queens, New York’s Latinx trans community, died on March 30 and was honored with a virtual memorial.

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AIDSWatch Will Go Virtual to Protect Participants From Coronavirus

This year, the U.S.’s largest lobbying event by and for people with HIV will hold its workshops and advocacy actions on live video, social media, and other online venues.

Mike Pence

Trump Puts Mike Pence in Charge of Coronavirus Response, Despite His Disastrous Record on Public Health

The former Indiana governor’s negligence paved the way for an HIV outbreak. Can we really trust him with this public health crisis?

Angela Y Davis and Stacy Abrams credit Sankofa Collaborative

Concerned About a Loss in Focus on Black Women in the Epidemic, HIV Activists Launch an Action Plan of Their Own

Angela Davis, Stacey Abrams, and others talk HIV and social justice at the Paradigm Shift summit in Atlanta.

USCA 2019 MSNBC Joy Ann Reid and CDC Director Robert Redfield

NMAC Renames Annual Conference to USCHA Following Community Pushback

Some people living with AIDS were not happy when they were seemingly erased from the annual conference’s name.

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Every Stigma That’s Old Is New Again: The Coronavirus, HIV, and Junk Science

As with HIV, it’s time to skip the conspiracy theories and focus on public health.