12:00am

Thu January 30, 2014
Health, Science, Environment

Today on Your Call: How far have we come with HIV/AIDS activism?


On today's Your Call we’ll have a conversation with Sean Strub, author of Body Count: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS, and Survival. What can we learn from the first wave of HIV/AIDS activism in the US?  What’s the divide between the different communities who’ve been hit by this disease?  And where do we go from here?  Join the conversation on the next Your Call with Rose Aguilar and You.

Guests:

Sean Strub, long-time gay rights and AIDS activist, author of Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS, and Survival

Naina Khanna, executive director of the Positive Women’s Network (PWN)

Resources:

Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, Aids, and Survival

Positive Women’s Network

Positively Aware: Securing Care for Women Living with HIV: Challenges and Solutions for HIV Positive Women

NY Times: Poor Black and Hispanic Men Are the Face of H.I.V.

CDC: HIV in the United States: At A Glance

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