If you’ve been at all paying attention the past year, you know the current occupant of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue doesn’t really care much about us–unless we’re rich, or part of the 34 percent still holding on to the belief President Donald Trump is a messiah for the ages. But in case we need another reminder, […]
Earlier this week, we got a very loud reminder that state elections matter at least as much as federal elections. A Republican state representative in Georgia who happens to be the wife of a former member of Donald Trump’s cabinet had a shockingly degrading suggestion for how to handle those suffering from HIV, the virus […]
Six members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) have resigned in protest of the White House’s failure to support their work. When the Trump administration took power, it took down the Office of National AIDS Policy website. Additionally, President Trump has failed to appoint anyone to lead the White House Office of National […]
Vanity Fair’s documentary “When Aids Was Funny” unearth’s previously unheard tapes from press briefings when questions about AIDS and HIV prompted hysterical laughter and homophobic taunts from Reagan press secretary Larry Speakes. Prepare to be angry.
A group of individuals identifying as the KKK have recently distributed leaflets around Jacksonville, Florida in a bid to encourage people to “support gay bashing.” These individuals are referring to themselves as the “Loyal White Knights of the KKK” and seem to be the latest hate group rearing their head and advertising the KKK after […]
There was a time when acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) was compared to the Holocaust. Thousands of young, healthy people suddenly succumbed to rare, aggressive cancers and diseases with no hope in sight. When the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was identified and linked to AIDS, it was a monumental victory for the medical community […]
In a disturbing tale that exemplifies the fact that corporations do not act in the best interest of the people, a drug corporation has bought the rights to an AIDS and cancer medication and hiked the price up by 5000%. Daraprim is a drug designed to treat cancer and AIDS by fighting Toxoplasmosis, a common food-borne […]
As I’ve mentioned several times, the easiest way to prove the religious right is lying when it claims it’s just standing up for the rights of Bible-believing Americans is to watch what they say in unguarded moments. Well, People for the American Way’s Right Wing Watch found a lulu of an example from this weekend. […]
An Arizona pastor has a quick and easy way to eliminate AIDS by Christmas – kill all LGBT people. On Sunday in Tempe, Arizona, Pastor Steven Anderson?held a sermon entitled “AIDS: The Judgement of God” and suggested the mass extermination of ?LGBT people. Anderson’s sermon was uploaded to YouTube on Monday from Faithful World Baptist […]
Edward R. Murrow High School in Brooklyn, New York, is hosting a display of AIDS Memorial Quilt panels in one of its gyms. Located on the first floor of the large public school, there are a dozen segments from the acclaimed AIDS Quilt hanging on the walls. The artwork, which commemorates the lives of people […]
We live in an amazing world where we learn new and fascinating information every day. We recently discovered a new species of dinosaur, NASA is developing a survey satellite to search for exoplanets, bats have been found to jam each other’s echolocation to compete for food, and it has been “confirmed” that AIDS and Ebola […]
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WBTV is reporting that a Montgomery, Alabama church has been rocked to the core after their now former pastor confessed from the pulpit that not only does he have full-blown AIDS, but he’s slept with multiple female church members without revealing that he has the deadly disease. On September 14, Juan Demetrius McFarland, the pastor […]
An Arkansas public school district has removed three students from the education system on the idea that those students may or may not be HIV-positive. The three siblings were prevented from attending classes this past Monday, when school officials told them they would not be allowed to attend without first providing documentation showing that each […]
There’s actually a president more uncaring about people with HIV/AIDS than late former President Ronald Reagan. South African Thabo Mbeki refused to acknowledge the connection between HIV and AIDS, at the very least. Mbeki’s utter dismissal of victims of HIV/AIDS nearly pushed former President Jimmy Carter to give him a beat down, according to Raw […]
The benefits of improving access to insurance through private or public means outweigh the risks of having persons living with HIV or AIDS uninsured.
“The prejudice surrounding AIDS exacts a social death which precedes the actual physical one.” -Tom Hanks Over this past year, a total of four confirmed plus one additional public admission of HIV positive status has halted work in what is perhaps the last Hollywood based industry: PORN. TMZ had the headline in June, ‘Buttman’ Never […]
Well look what the land of sexual deviancy has brought us; not only a deadly disease, but mandatory testing. This is what is now being trumpeted from the Tea Party website, Freedom Outpost.? Even the announcement of scientific advancements in the area of HIV/AIDS is not enough to convince the Freedom Outpost that overcoming life-threatening […]
This piece was originally a section in another article on which I’m currently working. But there was so much information that I felt it began to take over the entire original article, and I made the quick decision to give it an article of its very own. Why did I put so much research into […]