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  • HIV-Positive Man Mistakenly Denied Tourist Visa To Australia

    A Scandinavian man who has been visiting Australia every year for 22 years was denied a tourist visa because he is living with HIV.

    03 February 2016 | Star Observer
  • The Forgotten AIDS Crisis in Russia

    In Moscow the situation for people living with HIV is bad. In the provinces, it can be desperate.

    19 January 2016 | The Daily Beast
  • I Watched Charlie Sheen on The Dr. Oz Show So You Don't Have To

    I am dismayed to report that Tiger Blood Charlie is back and he has gone rogue. And his Chasing the Cure! conversation with Dr. Oz might be the worst thing to ever happen to AIDS cure research, or at least the most irresponsible reporting about it.

    14 January 2016 | Poz
  • The Path to Charlie Sheen's HIV Disclosure

    To track the push and pull between Mr. Sheen and the media over several years — his condition flickering in and out of public view — is to see behind the veil of how celebrity secrets are kept hidden, and how they are ultimately disclosed.

    06 January 2016 | New York Times
  • How the Media's Moral Panic Over Chemsex Demonizes Gay Men

    The author of this piece was critical of VICE's Chemsex Week on Twitter and his blog Fagburn earlier this week. We invited him to respond in more detail here.

    05 December 2015 | Vice
  • Outright Activism as ICASA 2015 Starts with Violations and Silence on Key Populations

    Many activists arriving at the airport in Harare, Zimbabwe for the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA) expected this meeting to be like others in the past—a chance to share strategy, recharge and set priorities for the coming year in dialogues led by and for Africans and their allies. Instead, even before exiting the airport, things took an unexpected turn: sex workers, gay men and transgender women and even activists who just “looked different” reported having materials confiscated, being personally detained, having their passports held and being charged duties to reclaim their posters and educational materials.

    02 December 2015 | AVAC
  • Stigma Around PrEP Takes on Several Forms

    Various forms of stigma and a lack of education about pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) may be keeping people at risk for acquiring HIV from using the HIV prevention drug regimen, panelists at a November 19 town hall said.

    02 December 2015 | Gay City News
  • People with HIV demonised in the press

    Media coverage on people living with HIV is twice as likely to be negative (48%) than it is to be positive (26%) or neutral (26%), a study by the National AIDS Trust finds today (1 Dec). 

    01 December 2015 | NAT press release
  • Unlike Charlie Sheen

    Emotional blackmail forced Jamie Brickhouse to finally be open about HIV.

    25 November 2015 | Poz
  • This Is What It’s Like Using Dating Apps When You’re HIV Positive

    Dating apps aren’t exactly known for sensitive interactions between people, but for gay men living with HIV, there is an extra barrier: disclosing to potential partners their HIV status.

    24 November 2015 | BuzzFeed
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