battling stigma

I really wonder why people are so quick to attend a baby shower vs. attending an HIV Awareness/Testing Event. It blows me away to know that we are willing to bring a gift of diapers, play games and...
Submitted on Oct 2, 2012
One of the hottest topics of discussion at AIDS 2012 was that of HIV criminalization, both in the U.S. and internationally. Throughout the conference, there were multiple sessions, panels, and...
Submitted on Sep 27, 2012
On September 7, 2012, my life changed forever upon hearing the loss of a fellow sister in the struggle, Cicely Bolden. I was devastated by the crime and questioned my own thoughts about disclosure...
Submitted on Sep 25, 2012
Please view my video blog talking about " A Day with HIV in America " which occurred on Friday, September 21, as well as other recent updates in my life lately: A Day with HIV in America My video...
Submitted on Sep 24, 2012
Imagine if you will. You walk into a crowded restaurant. The buzz of conversation and laughter fill the air. The greeter asks you to share a table with a handsome stranger. You agree without...
Submitted on Sep 19, 2012
Michelle Anderson, Ms. Plus America 2011, is the first openly HIV-positive woman to ever run for, and win, a national pageant title. She currently resides in Dallas, Texas and is very active in her...
Submitted on Sep 19, 2012
I was fortunate enough to attend an amazing film screening of “How to Survive a Plague” directed by filmmaker David France at AIDS 2012. Words cannot describe how this film moved me to really...
Submitted on Sep 14, 2012
Tiffany posted a new blog “ Even in my compassion, I have lacked action ” on A Girl Like Me’s “Voices from our Allies” page: …That is what she said in response to the hearing of another young woman...
Submitted on Sep 10, 2012
...That is what she said in response to the hearing of another young woman dead in our community as she urged her friends on facebook to have a call to arms. I was so struck by the statement that I...
Submitted on Sep 10, 2012
I read a statement earlier this week that has stuck with me ever since. It said “Perhaps we as humans are like plants, the moment we cease to grow is the moment we begin to die.” As I reflect on the...
Submitted on Sep 7, 2012

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