A Need To Unite

I've been doing a lot of thinking... Tell me something… Why are HIV-negative people, with the exception of myself and a few others, so afraid of HIV/AIDS? More so, why are people so afraid to even talk about it? Afraid to even mention the three letter word?? SMH!

What can we do to change/correct this? It is so sad to me that we cannot come together and unite regardless of status, race, religion, whatever, and form a stronger alliance to beat this thing! In my mind, at the rate that we are going, we will never be able to defeat this thing! Why? Because we are strong but HIV/AIDS is stronger. The different strands of this virus unite and band together as a unit (a whole) to strive to defeat us, while we, on the other hand, separate and segregate ourselves instead of joining each other as one to become a unit. An army of soldiers so to speak like the virus to battle that bitch and win! We must do better!

Let's put a little spin on this for a moment. As screwed up as it sounds, that asshole Trump is probably going to slime his way into office! What do we think is gonna happen then as far as the government continuing to fight for a cure? Absolutely NOTHING if he has his way! Think about it! He already wants to separate us as humans! Deport Mexicans, Blacks back to Africa, Muslims back to wherever, and I'm sure he has the mindset that everyone who is HIV+, whether rich or poor, deserves to have it and should all be shipped to an island away from everyone else! WTF? Do you all see where I'm going with this?

We have to band together as a unit, a whole, a FAMILY! It is left up to us to defeat this human condition! I'm gonna end this here. Please think hard and long about what I have written here tonight. As always, I love you all unconditionally!

Tags: 

like0

Blog themes: 

Do you get our newsletter?

admin's picture

Sign up for our monthly Newsletter and get the latest info in your inbox.

seventh name

Angel S.'s picture

Angel S. liked the aglm_blog One out of a Thousand

Fri, 5/26/2017 - 1:59pm
Wed, 5/24/2017 - 1:47am
Wed, 5/24/2017 - 1:39am

Learn how to care for yourself as you get tips about being ready to go back to work, what kind of work you want to do, and applying for jobs.

Obtener la información que necesita al iniciar el tratamiento - la elección de un régimen de medicamentos, adherencia, resistencia, de tomar las píldoras, los efectos secundarios, y mucho más

Read about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of different fungal infections, including candidiasis, cryptococcus, histoplasmosis, and more.

admin's picture

Join our community

Connect to our support community and share experiences with other women living with HIV.

Join now >

admin's picture

You Can Help!

Together, we can change the course of the HIV epidemic…one woman at a time!

Please donate now!>