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New HIV guidelines urge focus on gay men, sex workers

Five key groups, including gay men, prostitutes and prisoners, have stubbornly high rates of HIV that are threatening progress in the global AIDS battle, and need to be prioritized in plans to target the virus, … 616 more words

Lifestyle

A Response to That Article In Maclean's

With permission, I am posting a response I received to the article that appeared in Maclean’s http://www.macleans.ca/news/canada/red-light-from-the-church/ My reply will be in the next post on this blog. 830 more words

Sex Workers and Social Media

A new Canadian law would make it illegal for sex workers to advertise their services, creating another possible crisis about what it is possible to say and do online.  179 more words

Social Media

Deadly Sin Series: Knowledge without Character

It’s such an exhilarating feeling.

You have been to college and alongside you have been pursuing an entrepreneurial dream.

You were the type the girls ignored. 1,373 more words

Personal Development

Decriminalize Prostitution

Here’s historian Thaddeus Russell interviewing Maggie McNeill of The Honest Courtesan:

Politics

Madam Bandawa's School: A ray of HOPE for prostitutes!

Prostitute? What does this word stands for? Well, Google provides the following definition, “a person, typically a woman, who engages in sexual activity for payment.” Well, at least Google considers them as a “person” otherwise in India, a prostitute is considered as a mere object or a commodity which can be taken on rent through the transaction of money, an object which can be used for pleasure, an object which can be used and thrown away as a toilet paper. 461 more words

Citing ‘exploding’ HIV epidemic, WHO says all gay men should take antitretroviral drugs

At the height of the AIDS epidemic in the 1980s, images of gaunt victims flooded publications and television, igniting a global awareness campaign that would eventually help winnow the annual number of new infections by one-third in the past decade. 482 more words

The Happenings