HIV/AIDS OverviewHIV-Related Policy

HIV/AIDS Laws and Policies in the U.S.: A Brief Tour

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Activists in front of the White House on Nov., 30, 2007, demand the U.S. government "remove political red tape" from its global HIV/AIDS programs.Win McNamee via GettyImages
    Mathew Rodriguez

    Mathew Rodriguez


    Mathew Rodriguez was an editor at TheBody/TheBodyPro from 2012 to 2015 and from 2019 to May 2021. An award-winning queer Latinx journalist and essayist, he is now a senior culture editor at The Atlantic; his past work has been featured in Mic, Out, POZ, Slate, and The Village Voice. He is also an adjunct faculty member at New York University's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.