Bob Leahy lives outside a small rural Ontario Village where World Pride didn’t go entirely unnoticed, or uncelebrated. But he was also in Toronto for the mammoth World Pride celebrations this past weekend. Here’s his report - plus a ton of his photos!
From Mark S. King “This video review of the conference will introduce you to the issue of HIV criminalization, the advocates fighting it, and some of those who have served jail time under the statutes”
Mark Hammon of the AIDS Committee of Durham Region says Trojan Condoms, an official sponsor of World Pride in Toronto, is dictating what kind of condoms can be distributed at Pride events and it's only their own brand. Make HIV sense?
DJ Relentless: It's the gayest time of the year and it's World Pride in Toronto! So much music and so little time to listen to it all. So, hopefully my reviews can help you sift through all the new tracks out right now.
Experienced conference-goer Bob Leahy says AIDS conferences - and not just the big international ones - have enormous potential, but are beset with problems that sometimes make them dubious value for money.