Oscar winner Barry Jenkins will direct a film about the HIV-positive dance pioneer.
Johana Medina died one year after Honduran transgender activist Roxsana Hernández also died in ICE custody.
Composer John Corigliano's work is featured in the orchestra's Music of Conscience series, and accompanied by a display of the AIDS Memorial Quilt.
Last year, 6,000 people received an envelope that had their HIV status reportedly revealed in a clear mailing address window.
"This isn't about you," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) told Gilead CEO Daniel O'Day. "We have legislated a system that allows [this] to happen."
The angelic troublemaker died May 14.
Activists say this relatively small giveaway won't advance PrEP access or help end HIV in the U.S. the way a true price reduction would.
Housing and displacement are a major focus of their campaign.
The actor and comedian speaks on his work at the AIDSWatch 2019 advocacy event -- and about playing an HIV-positive character.
"If you educate yourself, you can protect yourself," says Thelma Garcia, the HIV service director of East Los Angeles Women's Center. "Helping different women in my community is the passion that keeps me going."