The Executive Director of CATIE says “With new targets at the global level, and new federal leadership in Canada, now is the time to renew our own HIV response and catch up with the rest of the world.”
CATIE says: “Evidence that has been building over the past few years about the treatment and prevention of HIV is so significant, some people are calling it revolutionary. The question for the world is: When will we put it into practice?”
Our LA guy Kengi says it’s not all about celebrities and expensive galas. ”Our lives matter, our stories matter and we deserve the same respect and dignity as anyone else. This fight should always be about us.”
The UK’s FS Magazine asked gay men their thoughts on racism in the community. Said one ““Racism is particularly repugnant when it comes from a community that should know better. But sadly, it’s a fact that oppressed groups often oppress other groups”.
The UK’s Alex Sparrowhawk says we should be offering people every means of protection against HIV available. But some means, like PrEP, are not available in the UK (nor in Canada, except for the lucky few – says PositiveLite.com. And that’s absurd.)