Home » Posts tagged with "AIDS"

Posts tagged with "AIDS"

Confronting echoes of the AIDS hysteria as we battle Ebola

Confronting echoes of the AIDS hysteria as we battle Ebola

Nov. 6 | Exactly a decade ago this month I received an email flagged as urgent from Monrovia, Liberia. It was from Lee Johnson, then coordinator of Liberian Youths Against HIV/AIDS: “Presently, the HIV/AIDS scourge is deeply eating into the fabric of our...

Focus on real policies that help women, not bogus conspiracy theories

Focus on real policies that help women, not bogus conspiracy theories

Apr. 24 | Columnist Lucky Rosenbloom wrongly attributes to the Guttmacher Institute the claim — itself false — that abortion providers “target” African American women [column of April 11]. In reality, disproportionately high abortion (and unplanned...

Budget sequestration will undermine fight against HIV

Budget sequestration will undermine fight against HIV

Mar. 6 | On March 1, federal budget sequestration went into effect. This will result in across-the-board cuts of 5.3 percent in most non-defense discretionary programs, including Ryan White, HIV prevention, HIV research, AIDS housing support, and prevention...