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amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, Asks America to "Sing for AIDS"

AIDS | By Mike Halterman | Nov 29
amfAR is asking the world to contribute to the cure by singing and uploading brief covers of the song "That's What Friends Are For" on social media using the hashtag: #SingForAIDS.

Gay Adult Star Turned HIV Educator

AIDS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Nov 29
Rocco Steele lives with HIV. A gay adult performer and director, he is now having a second act as an HIV awareness educator.

Stonewall Exhibit Showcases International AIDS Posters

FINE ARTS | By Michael d'Oliveira | Nov 28
It was a time of information and misinformation and acceptance and disownment that Chuck Ross, chief museum curator of the Stonewall National Museum & Archives, captures in the new exhibit.

Pope Says 'Catastrophic' if Interests Derail Climate Talks

AIDS | By Nicole Winfield and Tom Odula | Nov 27
Pope Francis warned Thursday that it would be "catastrophic" for world leaders to let special interest groups get in the way of a global agreement to curb fossil fuel emissions.

HIV Today: What You Should Know if You Are Sexually Active

AIDS | By Chris Tittel | Nov 27
Apart from getting tested and knowing your HIV status, education is the next most important factor in protecting yourself and others. Here's what you need to know.

'Dying Words' Book Release and Audio Broadcast Slated for World AIDS Day

BOOKS | Oct 21
"Dying Words: The AIDS Reporting of Jeff Schmalz and How It Transformed The New York Times" will be released on December 1, 2015, to coincide with World AIDS Day.

'Sex Panic' :: GLBT History Museum Lecture Revisits Bathhouse Closures

CULTURE | By Matthew S. Bajko | Sep 26
A standing-room-only crowd piled into the GLBT History Museum in the Castro to hear a lecture on what led to the death of San Francisco's famed gay bathhouse culture.

AIDS Funding Sought from CA Legal Marijuana Measures

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Sep 5
A San Francisco-based AIDS agency is calling on the proponents of legalizing marijuana use in California to direct a portion of the tax revenues generated by doing so toward HIV, hepatitis C, and other health needs.

CA Pushes Statewide AIDS Plan

AIDS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Aug 30
California lawmakers want to create a statewide plan to end the transmission of HIV, following similar plans adopted in New York and Washington state as well as by San Francisco officials.

Porn Actors File Suit Against 'Bondage Studio'

NATIONAL | By Hunter Houston | Aug 22
Two porn actors are suing a bondage studio claiming they contracted HIV while performing scenes.

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