Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Alicia Sanchez Gil
Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Alicia Sanchez Gill
By Raquel Reichard | 07/20/2016 - 17:58

At a time when communities of color are under state-sanctioned attack, few people realize the ways structural and interpersonal violence simultaneously impact women, particularly AfroLatinas.

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Hooray! FDA Lifts Ban on Gay Men Donating Blood
Hooray! FDA Lifts Homophobic Ban on Gay & Bisexual Men Donating Blood
By Raquel Reichard | 12/22/2015 - 10:57

The Food and Drug Administration is a little less homophobic today.

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Mondo Guerra attends the Project Runway Life-Sized Interactive Runway installation
EXCLUSIVE: Mondo Guerra Talks HIV/AIDS Awareness & the Celeb He'd Love to Dress!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/30/2014 - 15:15

Mondo Guerra is truly an amazing HIV/AIDS awareness advocate (and a fabulous designer to boot!).

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Chita Rivera's 80th Birthday Bash to Help Fight AIDS
Chita Rivera's 80th Birthday Bash to Help Fight AIDS
By Cristina Arreola | 09/23/2013 - 15:18

Chita Rivera is throwing a huge 80th birthday bash...and the best part is we’re all invited! 

The Tony Award winning singer, actress, and dancer, who initially wanted to quietly celebrate her birthday, changed her mind and decided to use her talent and fame to give back.

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René Pérez of Calle 13 Opens Up About How AIDS/HIV Has Affected His Life
By Mariela Rosario | 03/20/2009 - 18:00

René Pérez (aka Residente) of Calle 13 sat down with MTV Tr3s at a recent screening of the new film Pedro, based on the life of Pedro Zamora, the first openly gay and HIV positive cast member ever featured on The Real World, at Florida International University.

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Glaring Lack of Black and Latina Dolls on the Market
By Mariela Rosario | 03/13/2009 - 14:00

Krishna Stone, a spokeswoman for Gay Men’s Health Crisis, a non-profit organization committed to national leadership in the fight against AIDS, learned the hard way how few choices there are for parents seeking Latin and Black dolls.

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Did Roberto Alomar Knowingly Have Unprotected Sex While HIV+?
By Mariela Rosario | 02/11/2009 - 14:35

A lawsuit recently filed by former Mets second baseman Roberto Alomar's ex-girlfriend included some shocking allegations. Illya Dall, 31, said she lived with the baseball player for 3 years and was horrified to look-on as his health worsened. As reported by the Daily News, she is now alleging that Alomar has full-blown AIDS, yet insisted on having unprotected sex with her while they were together.

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HIV Positive Chilean Women Suing Country for Forced Sterilization
By Dorkys Ramos | 02/05/2009 - 14:45

A HIV-infected woman has filed an international case against Chile and petitioned the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights after being sterilized against her will. The 27-year-old Chilena—identified only as F.S.—said doctors at the state hospital where she gave birth carried out the procedure without her consent after learning that she was HIV positive.

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Wake Up Call: HIV/AIDS & Latino's
By Mariela Rosario | 07/25/2008 - 12:42

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