BIDEN RECOGNIZEZ 4OTH YEAR OF HIV, CALLS FOR BILLIONS TO END IT

President Joe Biden released a statement Saturday, June 5 recognizing the 40th year of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, emphasizing the need for continued progress toward eradicating the virus, and announcing $670 million toward that commitment.  “Forty years ago today, five young men in Los Angeles were confirmed as the first known patients stricken with an illness…

AMAZING PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV: WORDSMITH GEORGE M. JOHNSON

It doesn’t take long to recognize there’s something more to George M. Johnson than good looks and debonair grace. Their words are thoughtful and forcefully delivered, whether written or spoken, and they don’t shy away from “all of the very heavy subjects that oftentimes people say kids are too young to understand.” This urgency to…