Yes, We ARE #Rationing #Healthcare & NO #Obama Didn't Do It!

Check out the linked WashPo article “The Wonder Drug That Could Cure Millions.”


With a title like that you would be forgiven for thinking something amazing would be happening to millions of folks struggling with one illness or another. 357 more words


Caribbean Alliance for Equality: “The Prime Minister, HIV and the Caribbean”

In a recent letter to the editor, Sean Macleish, Director of the Caribbean Alliance for Equality, writes about the importance of removing institutionalized oppression in order to stem the global crisis of HIV/AIDS. 543 more words


A Weekly Advocacy Message from Mary Woolley: A long letter with timely news

Dear Research Advocate:

Today, Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) — one of the most effective and dedicated champions of medical and health research ever to serve in public office — introduced major new legislation, the Accelerate Biomedical Research Act.  730 more words


Queer, Poz & Colored



hot upon the psyche,

stench like that of a ranchers brand upon


seemed to be the natural state of things.

Flesh searing scars, no… 213 more words


Sleeping your way to the top

I read a post on this topic on bella naija today and I refused to comment because I didn’t want the blog nazis to come after me. 772 more words


MEASURE Evaluation in the Media

See MEASURE Evaluation work and news recently featured in the media:

  • A Know Your HIV Response study dissemination seminar took place in Southern Province, Zambia. The study results showed new HIV infections in the province at 40% among young people.
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Global Health

Self-Promotion#6: Free Short Story on Amazon.

The Bludgeoning of Chance

Free until 25 July 2014 (PST).

This is a short story that’s part of a series of short stories I’m writing that deals with HIV/AIDS. 355 more words