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How to Survive a Plague – Documentary on HIV/AIDS Activism Releases In Select Cities – Get Free Tickets NOW! Dee Borrego: ‘How to Survive a Plague’ Screening and Discussion ACT UP Movie Coming to Chicago…And a City Near You! WEBINAR SLIDES AND INFO: Top News You DIDN’T Hear from AIDS 2012 Conference Must-Read: The Paradox of HIV in Black MSM in the US

How to Survive a Plague – Documentary on HIV/AIDS Activism Releases In Select Cities – Get Free Tickets NOW! How to Survive a Plague – Documentary on HIV/AIDS Activism Releases In Select Cities – Get Free Tickets NOW!

HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUE The most-anticipated documentary of the year, opens this Friday! New York - Los Angeles - Chicago - San Francisco

Continue Reading Dee Borrego: ‘How to Survive a Plague’ Screening and Discussion Dee Borrego: ‘How to Survive a Plague’ Screening and Discussion

By Dee Borrego, HIV PJA Steering Committee 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 understand the history of the HIV epidemic in the US. Walking into the beautiful [...]

Continue Reading ACT UP Movie Coming to Chicago…And a City Near You!

This article was cross-posted from the AIDS Foundation of Chicago’s ‘Inside Story’ Blog. By Gregory Trotter The acclaimed documentary, “How to Survive a Plague,” is slated to open in Chicago at the Music Box Theatre on Friday, Sept. 21. We expect it to be both a powerful reminder of the past and a clarion call [...]

Continue Reading WEBINAR SLIDES AND INFO: Top News You DIDN’T Hear from AIDS 2012 WEBINAR SLIDES AND INFO: Top News You DIDN’T Hear from AIDS 2012

DOWNLOAD WEBINAR SLIDES HERE (PDF) Join today’s webinar in action here. AIDS 2012 brought together people, crucial data and information from around the world – and MOST of it didn’t make the news. Curious about what WASN’T reported? Want to know what we need to know from AIDS 2012 to improve our work and lives? [...]

Continue Reading Conference Must-Read: The Paradox of HIV in Black MSM in the US Conference Must-Read: The Paradox of HIV in Black MSM in the US

The Paradox of HIV in Black MSM in the US Very high infection rates despite no more risky sex and more precautions By Roger Pebody Published: 25 July 2012 A new meta-analysis, presented to the 19th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2012) on Tuesday, shows that the exceptionally high rates of HIV infection seen in black men [...]

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VIDEO: Sex Worker Activists Disrupt Special Session on US Congress and HIV

VIDEO: How to Survive a Plague Trailer

Find out more about How to Survive a Plauge and opportunities to use the film to build the movement at: surviveaplague.com. Synoposis from the film’s website: Faced with their own mortality an improbable group of young people, many of them HIV-positive young men, broke the mold as radical warriors taking on Washington and the medical [...]

Continue Reading Charles Stephens of HIV PJA Speaks at Panel on Gender, Sexuality, & Reproductive Justice

Charles Stephens, a community organizer with AIDS United and HIV PJA Steering Committee member, presents at a panel discussion that explores interconnections, fault lines and opportunities for policy, organizing and advocacy on the health and rights of women and girls, transgender rights and liberation, LGBTQ issues, sexual health and reproductive justice in the contexts of [...]

Continue Reading VIDEO: Sex Worker Activists Disrupt Special Session on US Congress and HIV

July 25, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Audacia Ray 917-334-8618 audaciaray@redumbrellaproject.org WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 25: At the International AIDS Conference in Washington, DC on Wednesday, sex workers activists loudly disrupted a special session on the United States Congress and the global AIDS epidemic. Activists rose up from the audience several minutes into the panel, [...]