Posted on Friday, 6th December 2013 by Aidan Bayly
Last Sunday was World AIDS Day, but that doesnt mean we should stop talking about the pandemic—far from it. GreaterThanAIDS, a nationwide campaign to mobilize communities hardest hit by HIV/AIDS, is bringing the conversation a back to the gay community with a powerfully honest video featuring seven HIV-positive men.
There was a period of time where the HIV community worked really hard to disassociate the disease just from the gay community, says one participant. I think maybe weve forgotten that were still very much dealing with this disease.
Another young member admits, my age group, specifically, thinks the fight has been fought and they dont need to do anything.
Speak Out debuted in the San Francisco Bay Area in the fall of 2013 as part of SFAIDS, a partnership with the San Francisco Department of Public Health. Below