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Kaiser Family Foundation: 25 Young Gay Men. 25 Inspiring Stories.

October 23 0 Comments Category: Health, News, Videos

In case you missed it, twenty-five young gay men get real about HIV as part of #SpeakOutHIV, a campaign from Greater Than AIDS. The group encouraged people to break the silence around HIV on social media in the two weeks between National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (September 27) and National Coming Out Day (October 11).

nam – AIDSMAP:
Approximately 4.2 million over 50s are now living with HIV

October 19 0 Comments Category: Health, News

Persuasive new data showing the ageing of the global HIV epidemic have been published in the online edition of AIDS. Using UNAIDS prevalence figures, investigators estimated that 4.2 million people aged 50 years or older were living with HIV in 2013.

Positive Justice Project: National Call to End HIV Criminal Laws Gains Momentum

October 17 0 Comments Category: Health, News

Today, the Positive Justice Project (PJP), a national coalition working to end HIV-specific felony laws in the United States, announced that more than 1,000 organizations and individuals across the country have endorsed a National Consensus Statement on the Criminalization of HIV in the United States calling for the end of such laws

NYTimes:
The Church’s Gay Obsession

October 13 0 Comments Category: News

The blunt truth of the matter is that during a period when the legalization of gay marriage has spread rapidly in this country, from just six states in 2011 to more than three times that number today, Catholic officials here have elected to focus on this one issue and on a given group of people: gays and lesbians.