Michael L. Johnson was sentenced to 30 years in prison in Missouri – longer than the state average for second-degree murder – for not disclosing his HIV status to sexual partners. He was released this week 25 years early. https://nyti.ms/32pOqnh
More jail time for transmitting HIV than for 2nd degree *murder* & HIV is the only illness punished with laws like this. Should #HIV/#AIDS patients disclose? Yes. Are these laws discriminatory? Also YES.
Dear @JustinTrudeau: We want Canada to be a leader in the fight against AIDS. You have the power to join other world leaders and #StepUpTheFight against AIDS, TB and malaria to help the @GlobalFund save 16 million lives! #endAIDS https://ctt.ec/56r13+ #CanPoli #AIDS #HIV #fight
What would it take to end #AIDS? ➡️ @UNAIDS Executive director @CarlssonSwe calls for more political leadership and a human rights-based approach as reports show progress is slowing down in reducing new #HIV infections. More here: http://bit.ly/2k0F93P
I was a little caught off guard. ”Bad Blood” is also the name of a documentary about those with #hemophilia who died as a result of blood infusions during the early days of the #AIDS epidemic. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Tscr_AZ5oJk … #worthmentioning
“We urgently need increased political leadership to end AIDS.” #Echobox=1563277617" target="_blank">https://guardian.ng/features/aids-deaths-down-a-third-since-2010-un/?utm_medium=Social&echobox=twitter_post&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1563277617 … #HivaidsInAfrica #Africa #Nigeria #UN #HIV #AIDS
AGG Partner Orlando Cabrera was quoted in @ajc on July 12 in an article about the federally #FundedHousing opportunities for persons with #AIDS (HOPWA) program & people with AIDS or HIV who may be evicted from #Housing in #Atlanta. http://lnkd.in/eWPdiiT #AGGHousingLaw
In a guest lecture at the @RutgersSPH, I described how I found role models for how to live well with a sense of personal power in the #gay men who started the “people with #AIDS” movement in the early 1980s. https://youtu.be/2a4aCdGzdi4 @NYTHealth, @latimeshealth, @TIMEHealth