World AIDS Day

Living And Aging Well With HIV: New Strategies And New Research

A generation ago, a list of tips for aging well with AIDS would have seemed a cruel joke. It also would have not been useful. Life expectancy …

World News

Becoming royal: Inside Meghan Markle’s princess lessons

Prince Harry proudly proclaimed his fiancée Meghan Markle is "capable of anything" and as preparations get underway for their 2018 wedding at Windsor …

Royal Family

Latent Homophobia Looms Over Blood Donation Waiting Periods

Despite some advances in how the FDA treats donations of blood from gay men, there's a long way to go to equality.On the eve of World AIDS Day, …

Tammy Baldwin

The 'Meghan Markle Effect' Is Already Very Real For Fashion Brands

Meghan Markle: actress, activist, Prince Harry’s fiancée, and now, retail’s biggest gift. Since confirming her royal relationship, Markle has had what essentially amounts to a fashion Midas touch: Practically everything she’s photographed wearing sells out.<p>Take the $750 Mackage double-breasted …

Fashion

Bill Clinton ‘saddened’ by loss of friend, Mayor Ed Lee

Former President Bill Clinton expressed sorrow on Twitter over former Mayor Ed Lee’s sudden death, and recalled recent times they spent together in San Francisco.<p>Clinton tweeted Wednesday morning, “Saddened by the loss of my friend, Mayor Ed Lee” I’ll always be grateful for his leadership and …

San Francisco

Kerala girls dancing to Jimikki Kammal is a delight to watch, no matter what the political agenda

<b>By Sharanya Gopinathan</b><p>Russian writer, anarcha-feminist, wannabe-political assassin, teacher, jailbird and all-round rockstar Emma Goldman once said, …

Finding Your Perfect Holiday Travel Companion

Travel<p>December 13, 2017 | BY Sharmaine Uy<p>You can get the gift of a perfect travel companion when you shop at The Travel Club<p>The time has come for you …

KQED

In 1984, a Canadian gay man named Gaëtan Dugas died of complications from AIDS. Dugas is thought to be the first patient identified as HIV-positive, …

Medicine

Canada's Lagging HIV/AIDS Policy Should Make You See Red

We are seeing red.This month, as World AIDS Day came around, we found ourselves getting angry.The red ribbon has long been a potent symbol of …

Public Health

Padmavati: Shashi Tharoor, Aparna Sen speak out in support of film at IFFK

<b>Thiruvananthapuram:</b> Congress MP Shashi Tharoor said the controversy surrounding Hindi film <i>Padmavati</i> was "totally absurd" on 10 December.<p>Participating …

India

With American Leadership, We Are on the Brink of Controlling AIDS

Today, on World AIDS Day, we are at an unprecedented moment in the global HIV/AIDS response. For the first time in modern history, we have the …

Public Health

Sex, drugs and disease: The deadly mix (Part 2: A perilous phenomenon)

Karl Reiner Agbulos, a researcher from De La Salle University whose masteral thesis was "Chemsex: The Episodic Influence of Drug Use on Sexual …

Quezon City

Kerala Students Hold Flash Mobs to Support Girls Who Were Trolled

When three Muslim girls from Malappuram did a flash mob, it unleashed a flurry of abuse on social media, with many fundamentalists dubbing it the …

Viral

Muslim girls trolled for dancing in Kerala, students hold flash mobs across state as protest

Three hijab-clad Muslim medical students were trolled online for dancing in Kerala and many fundamentalists deemed it as the ‘end of the world’. …

Flash Mob

Why Prince Harry And Meghan Hold Hands But Prince William And Kate Rarely Do

Is PDA against royal protocol? Experts weigh in.<p>Like most newly engaged couples, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle can barely keep their hands off each other.<p>The pair have been together for a year and a half, and in the time, they’ve never shied away from partaking in a little PDA. In September, the …

Royal Family

Justin Trudeau is the first Canadian prime minister to appear on a gay magazine cover

When it comes to LGBTQ allyship, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is pretty much the opposite of President Donald Trump.<p>Trudeau made history …

News

The Wedding Cake That Could Torpedo LGBT Equality

If the Supreme Court rules in favor of the cake-shop owner who declined to bake a wedding cake for a gay couple, the consequences could be …

Equality

Zanele goes big on visual art with first Durban solo

Durban - Photographer and visual activist Zanele Muholi has brought her solo exhibition, Homecoming, to the Durban Art Gallery.<p>The exhibition was …

Apple Names Its Favorite Apps & Games of 2017

Following the company’s early release of the iOS 11.2, Apple recently unveiled its end of year list of the top U.S. apps and games for iPads and …

Pictures of the week 2 to 8 December 2017: Seven days of the world's best photojournalism

Stade Français

12 Celebrity #TBT Photos You Need To See This Week

An adorable childhood photo of Ryan Reynolds kicks off this week’s #ThrowbackThursday!

Cindy Crawford

Hijab-Wearing Kerala Girls Trolled Online for Dancing in Flashmob

Three Muslim girls dancing in a flash mob on the streets of Malappuram, Kerala, on Monday, 4 December, were severely trolled online, reported <i>The</i> …

Flash Mob

New survey report raises alarms for freedom of speech in Malawi as protests loom

Malawi’s most prominent civil society group, the Public Affairs Committee, is organizing peaceful protests nationwide on Wednesday. The protests have been endorsed by multiple faith associations, including the Catholic Church, the Evangelical Association of Malawi, the Quddria Muslim Association of …

U.S. Politics

Impulse celebrates World AIDS Day with ‘Love & War’

Impulse Group Atlanta celebrated World AIDS Day with art, advocacy and more than a few cocktails during an event in West Midtown on Friday.<p>The …

Atlanta

UK government defends 22% cut to HIV prevention funds

The UK government has defended making a 22% cut to HIV prevention funding in the international aid budget.<p>The funding came under scrutiny during a …

LGBTQ

NYC Mayor DeBlasio takes shot at Brooklyn Nets

THE BROOKLYN BOROUGH OF NEW YORK CITY, NY - DECEMBER 01: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks on stage at World AIDS Day 2017 at Kings Theatre on December …

Basketball

Charlize Theron launches scholarship in SA

Charlize Theron listens to how the Choma Dreams Café, a community-based project supported by CTAOP is impacting the lives of young adolescent girls …

News (South Africa)

Britney grossly missed the point of Madonna’s AIDS post — that’s pretty on brand for her, these days

In observance of World Aids Day in early December, Madonna posted three Instagram posts, one that featured the principal priestess of pop singing a …

Keith Haring

‘Taylor Swift vs. Kim Kardashian’ is Reborn

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - DECEMBER 01: TV personality Kim Kardashian raises a toast for the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation and World AIDS Day at The …

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