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AIDS/LifeCycle - Why Do I Keep on Riding?
I'll answer the question I posed in my title beyond the orange squiggle but first this: As I do every year I'm posting this diary to ask you to support me on AIDS/LifeCycle , a charity bike ride ...
sfbob 05/07/2015 13 29 - -
In Whose Best Interest? The Ethics Surrounding the AIDS Healthcare Foundation Lawsuit
In the coming weeks, roughly 17,500 of the brightest medical minds in America will don their gowns and mortarboards and be formally welcomed as the latest initiates into the fraternity of practicing ...
Virally Suppressed 05/03/2015 2 10 - -
Indiana Says H.I.V. Outbreak Is Worsening
Things are going from bad to worse in Scott County, Indiana as new HIV cases continue to soar amongst IV drug users in Scott County and Indiana Governor Mike Pence and the GOP controlled legislature ...
unapologeticliberal777 04/19/2015 15 22 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS why YOU should help
I did this last year, but I think everyone is in need of some inspirational stuff, and I'm going to try to spread some good feelings around. I don't know about you, but I've certainly had better ...
anotherdemocrat 04/02/2015 12 14 - -
What do Gov. Pence, Planned Parenthood and Indiana's HIV epidemic all have in common?
Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) Gov. Mike Pence declared a public health emergency in Scott County, Indiana, last week after 79 people tested positive for HIV ...
Laura Clawson 03/31/2015 129 157 5 -
HIV Positive? Poor? Just Die.
How we perceive others determines how they perceive us. I suggest that you watch the video below. It can also be found here It may not be available in the US, see further ...
LaFeminista 03/29/2015 9 14 - -
What Does a Rightwing GOP Gov Do When Faced with an HIV Crisis?
What does a rightwing Republican Governor do when he is faced with an HIV crisis? He turns to… Science and Liberal policies, of course. Probably belatedly but none the less that's where he goes ...
inclusiveheart 03/28/2015 21 34 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS - a community of kindness
Hi. If you look at my timeline, you'll see I do a lot of diaries about the Hill Country Ride for AIDS . I haven't done as many of these this year as I'd like, I've been a bit distracted. But I have ...
anotherdemocrat 03/04/2015 9 16 - -
$50 for my 51st birthday for the Hill Country Ride
My birthday is Sunday, and it is time to start training for the Hill Country Ride for AIDS, which will be in April. And fundraising for it, too. So for my 50th birthday -- can I get the Kossack ...
anotherdemocrat 01/09/2015 11 11 - -
For-Profit Insurer Aetna Sued for Discriminating Against California HIV Patients
Aetna is being sued by Consumer Watchdog , a California advocacy group, for discriminating -- likely in pursuit of lower costs and more profits for Wall Street shareholders -- against HIV patients. ...
james321 12/23/2014 2 6 - -
Why doesn't the media give same credence to "AIDS dissidents" they give to climate deniers?
Is HIV a scientific hoax? It is just as much a scientific hoax as climate change. There are those who swear both are hoaxes and that the real truth is being covered up by a scientific community that ...
RfrancisR 12/17/2014 4 6 - -
We could be AIDS-free by Christmas if we got busy and killed the homos
Faithful Word Baptist Church Pastor Steven Anderson of Tempe, Arizona is no stranger to spewing awful things in the name of the Lord. In 2009, Anderson made a media splash when he delivered a ...
Steven Payne 12/03/2014 155 158 1 -
HIV Virus May Be Evolving Into A Less Virulent Form
There appears to be some very promising news on the HIV/AIDS front. A new research study has found indications that in its continual evolution to survive in the battle with the human immune system, ...
Richard Lyon 12/03/2014 10 20 2 -
AIDS Awareness
World AIDS Day . Ah yes. That would be Monday. What with the Ebola crisis and everything it is easy to forget that we have not concluded this chapter in our collective history. AIDS is still a ...
rserven 11/29/2014 12 23 - -
Opportunistic Infections: What HIV's Past Can Teach Us About Dealing With Ebola's Present
It was 65°F outside and Yusia was freezing. The cold and the damp of the Sudanese rainy season clung to his bones as he biked to work, the pumping of his legs over the sodden ground making thuck ...
Virally Suppressed 10/20/2014 4 8 1 -
One more chance for a matched donation for AIDS Walk Austin
Today, Wednesday, walkers can get one donation of $100 matched. The Walk is Sunday, so this is the last big push. Of course, all donations are welcome & needed, but if anyone here can give $100, that'
anotherdemocrat 10/15/2014 7 7 - -
if AIDS Walk Austin can raise $5,000 today, that will be matched
AIDS Walk Austin is 9 days away, on Sunday the 19th. The Walk as a whole has raised 32% of their $250,000 goal. Which is not close enough. Yeah, there's still 9 days, and I'm no mathematician, but ...
anotherdemocrat 10/10/2014 7 17 - -
The Anxiety of Waiting to be Tested for HIV
DISCLAIMER #1: This deals with sexual issues, so if you find that offensive, I'd hit the "back" button on your browser. I came out in 2008, and since that time, I've only had one HIV+ boyfriend, ...
chancew 10/05/2014 44 6 - -
KosAbility Upcoming Schedule + MedicalJournal Links on Depression, Anxiety, Fear, Trust, PTSD, Etc.
We meet Sundays 7pm eastkost time/4pm leftkost, 3 or so hrs to fit a part of everyone's afternoon/evening. We also pub & republish diaries over the week : kosmail to one of our active admins ( ...
mettle fatigue 09/26/2014 5 18 2 -
Medicaid, AIDS, and the South
The epicenter for HIV/AIDS ...
Joan McCarter 09/24/2014 16 31 1 -
The View from a Brooklyn Boricua - Rosie Perez
Many of you may not watch The View. But lots of women do, and for the first time ever, The View will have a Latina, ...
Denise Oliver Velez 09/05/2014 75 137 1 -
Peace and Love
Wanted to post something with some happy, peaceful music -- and of course to say something about the AIDS Walk. But mostly I wanted to post a meta-free place where people can take a deep breath & ...
anotherdemocrat 09/01/2014 25 19 - -
HIV vaccine: dramatic result in animal trial
This is still very early research, but it's worth passing along. An international team of scientists has reported impressive results in their first animal trial of a new vaccine that might be ...
Keith Pickering 08/30/2014 11 17 1 -
AIDS Advances May be Compromised by Legislative Inaction
by Walter Brasch Researchers at Temple University in Philadelphia may have found an entry-way to the cure for AIDS. Once the HIV virus enters the body it can lie dormant for years. It can also ...
brasch 08/02/2014 2 7 - -
Numerous Leading AIDS Researchers Were on Shot Down Malaysian Airliner
Yesterday, we had to face the tragic news that nearly 300 innocent civilians from around the world were killed when a Malaysian Airlines was shot down over a part of Eastern Ukraine that is ...
Lawrence 07/18/2014 158 234 - -
Minnesota GOP candidate says sodomy causes AIDS. So let's give to his opponent.
If you saw this front page story, " Minnesota Republican Explains where AIDS comes from ", and you were as outraged as I was, you might consider donating to Bob Frey's opponent in Minnesota district ...
Keith Pickering 07/12/2014 6 10 - -
Minnesota Republican explains where AIDS comes from
I don't want to live on this planet anymore. [W]hen questioned about his position on social issues, [Minnesota House candidate Bob Frey (R)] added ...
Hunter 07/12/2014 336 203 1 -
AIDS Walk Austin - yes it's early but we need some warm fuzzy here
If you look at my diary history, you'll see that about 90% of mine are about the Walk or the Ride. That's because I care that there are people who need help & aren't getting it. AIDS Walk Austin & ...
anotherdemocrat 07/11/2014 9 13 - -
Documentary about Family Dynamics during the AIDS Crisis
My uncle Miguel and his partner in the hospital, three years before Miguel died of AIDS There have been a lot of movies coming out about the early years of the AIDS crisis lately. The Normal Heart ...
CeciliaAldarondo 06/02/2014 31 29 - -
Secrets, AIDS, family, God, inequality and love
Filmmaker Cecilia Aldarando's uncle Miguel in the hospital with his mother So many stories have not yet been told about secrets that tear couples and families apart. Death doesn't stop the secrets, ...
Denise Oliver Velez 05/25/2014 154 152 3 -
Donald Sterling's rehabilitation tour isn't going well ... the Magic Johnson has AIDS edition
This is going well After ...
Barbara Morrill 05/13/2014 105 36 - -
AIDS/LifeCycle 2014--My Fifteenth Bike Ride for AIDS
Tired of meta, pie fights and flame wars? This diary's for you. If you follow where I'm leading you'll be able to help me make just a wee bit of a difference in the life of someone. This is a diary ...
sfbob 05/08/2014 32 31 - -
Iowa leads by decriminalizing HIV
In the eighties, fear of the new virus, HIV, led to some horrifying laws, ones which made [http://www.nastad.org/Docs/highlight/2011311_NASTAD%20Statement%20on%20Criminalization%20-%20Final.pdf HIV ...
Wee Mama 05/08/2014 15 17 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS is Saturday, please donate
'm doing the Hill Country Ride for AIDS on Saturday. _This_ Saturday. I'm nowhere near my fundraising goal, but I'm not moving the goalposts until after the opening dinner the night before the ride. ...
anotherdemocrat 04/23/2014 9 12 - -
What a Time it Was: Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
If you were born after 1975, your memories of Ryan White , what he faced, did, and represented may be hazy at best. Since his name has come up lately in regards to the rules of the ACA it seemed a ...
Susan Grigsby 04/21/2014 34 55 1 -
Ugandan Government Raids HIV/AIDS Prevention & Research Center Due to "Homosexual Recruiting"
From Agence France-Presse via Yahoo News: (http://news.yahoo.com/uganda-police-raid-hiv-project-homosexuality-training-004738120.html) "Police today busted Walter Reed Project for training youths ...
blugrlnrdst 04/06/2014 14 22 - -
Meningitis deaths bring warning for gay and bi men and recs of vaccination for those in Hollywood
Here's a heads-up, so to speak, for gay and bi men in West Hollywood and North Hollywood areas, from the LA Times, Meningitis deaths bring warning for gay men, as medical experts say "urge ...
HoundDog 04/04/2014 5 22 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS - a community of kindness
Hello, it's me again with another diary about the Hill Country Ride for AIDS . I haven't done as many of these as I'd like, this year has just gotten away from me. But this is important so I wanted ...
anotherdemocrat 04/03/2014 11 20 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS amplified
On March 20 & 21, there's a major charity drive in Austin -- Amplify Austin. Charities have matching opportunities, and the charities that raise more money get prizes. I am, of course raising money ...
anotherdemocrat 03/20/2014 8 15 - -
Wyoming legislator puts Mike Huckabee's 1992 call for AIDS quarantine back in the news
Wyoming Republican ...
Jon Perr 03/17/2014 13 23 - -
Gay "Promiscuity" Will Cause "National Suicide"
Gay promiscuity will lead to national suicide. Yes, a Republican made those claims. But not your Republican relative who sends you annoying right wing emails, or a writer for NewsMax, or even one ...
Steven D 03/16/2014 21 24 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS why YOU should help
I did this last year, but I think everyone is in need of some inspirational stuff, and I'm going to try to spread some good feelings around. I don't know about you, but I've certainly had better ...
anotherdemocrat 03/14/2014 22 17 - -
Louisiana's Biggest Insurer (@BCBSLA) Canceling Plans for HIV/AIDS Patients; Health Advocates Upset
Louisiana's largest insurer is engaging in behavior that public health advocates say is designed to protect the insurer's pocketbook against the high cost of providing treatment for HIV/AIDS patients.
james321 02/09/2014 11 32 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS - there is no them, there's only us
This diary is about my fundraising effort for the Hill Country Ride for AIDS, but if you know me, you know that I usually use music in these diaries, so: So, U2 is out with a new song & if you ...
anotherdemocrat 02/03/2014 10 13 - -
CDC: 27% of Trans women are HIV+
On December 9, 2013 the Centers for Disease Control released a report entitled HIV Among Transgender People . Two days ago Leela Ginelle, communications and development intern for TransActive ...
rserven 01/10/2014 35 51 - -
$50 for my 50th birthday for the Hill Country Ride
So I have a milestone birthday on Saturday. And it is time to start training for the Hill Country Ride for AIDS, which will be in April. And fundraising for it, too. So for my 50th birthday -- can I ...
anotherdemocrat 01/10/2014 6 9 - -
World AIDS Day: From the Reagan White House to the Obama White House, nowhere to go but up
What a difference an enlightened president makes.... On this marking of World AIDS Day, which President Obama ...
Susan Gardner 12/02/2013 61 50 3 -
Another Diary for World AIDS Day
The first diary I ever posted on this site, in 2006, was posted on, and in honor of, World AIDS Day. With one exception I've done one each year since then. WAD is personally important to me. I've ...
sfbob 12/01/2013 33 56 1 -
World AIDS Day - Dec 1, 2013
Let us take a moment of silence to remember all those who have died world wide, and renew our efforts to assist those living with HIV/AIDS and to prevent new infections. From the World Health ...
Denise Oliver Velez 12/01/2013 24 30 - -
It was a beautiful day - last AIDS Walk Austin diary this year
I just came home from AIDS Walk Austin & it was fantastic. I got to meet Cleve Jones, the man who started the Quilt - what an inspiration! And I wore a crown - people who raised over $1,000 were ...
anotherdemocrat 10/20/2013 12 13 - -
remember the sequester? another AIDS Walk Austin diary
I was logging out of the AIDS Walk Austin site, after thanking the donors from Friday's amazing donations, when I saw this statement from AIDS Services of Austin: This year's sequestration means ASA ...
anotherdemocrat 10/14/2013 8 25 - -
If AIDS Walk Austin can raise $5,000 today, that will be matched
AIDS Walk Austin is 10 days away, on Sunday the 20th. The Walk as a whole has raised about $84,000 of their $225,000 goal. Which is not close enough. Yeah, there's still 10 days, and I'm no ...
anotherdemocrat 10/11/2013 17 22 - -
AIDS Walk Austin - How your donations help & who you've helped
I don't know if people know how easy it is to make a really big difference. Here's some of the ways your donations help. And if that's not enough to get you to visit my AIDS Walk Austin page , below ...
anotherdemocrat 09/13/2013 14 9 - -
Austin's Pride Parade, AIDS Walk Austin & Dining for Life
Austin's Pride Parade is this Saturday. Our Pride events were moved to September a couple of years ago, so the UT students will be in town, and also it is usually less drastically hot now than June. ...
anotherdemocrat 09/04/2013 5 14 - -
Elizabeth Warren pushes to end blood donation ban for gay men
It's 2013, gay men still can't give blood, and Sen. Elizabeth Warren is pushing for a long overdue change . Warren, responding to a ...
Laura Clawson 08/02/2013 74 39 - 9
HIV: A disease, not a crime
I am not an expert on HIV/AIDS. But there are related stories that come across my desktop. This diary is a sad attempt at pasting some of those stories together. I apologize in advance for the ...
rserven 07/21/2013 34 40 - -
SF to LA on a Bicycle - a photo diary (Part II of II)
In my previous diary I took you almost, but not quite, to the halfway point in the ride. Now it's time for me to take you the rest of the way to LA. I ran into some technical difficulties involving ...
sfbob 07/19/2013 22 59 1 -
SF to LA on a bicycle - a photo diary (Part I of II)
From June 2nd through June 8th I was one of 2,203 cyclists riding from San Francisco to Los Angeles on AIDS/LifeCycle 12, the biggest and most successful AIDS charity event EVER. I could regale you ...
sfbob 07/19/2013 19 68 - -
AIDS Walk Austin - some music for a Friday
Hi, there all, I'm bugging you again about the AIDS Walk Austin. So, the economy sucks, those of us with jobs are really grateful just to have them...... And here's me, with my hand out, too. Well, ...
anotherdemocrat 07/19/2013 13 14 - -
AIDS Walk Austin - my first diary of 2013
Hi, it's me again, raising money for AIDS Walk Austin again. Yes, it actually is that time of year already. This is the 26th year for the Walk, and I'm walking for the 26th time. This year, AIDS ...
anotherdemocrat 07/08/2013 12 11 1 -
Training for AIDS/LifeCycle--A Photodiary
It's now less than a month until I begin pedaling my way from San Francisco to Los Angeles on AIDS/LifeCycle 12. AIDS/LifeCycle is an event which raises money for the San Francisco AIDS Foundation ...
sfbob 05/10/2013 12 22 - -
AIDS/LifeCycle--Donating Money DOES Make a Difference
Those who know me know that I like to bike. In fact it's become a rather serious addiction, albeit one I'd rather not seek treatment for. At the beginning of June I'll be pedaling my very spiffy ...
sfbob 04/26/2013 21 17 - -
Serophobia, or, Giving in to "Temptation"
I'm honestly hoping this diary is unnecessary. I'm posting it to explain some things I don't think I should have to explain on a progressive blog. Unfortunately, after reading some comments in a ...
FogCityJohn 04/23/2013 166 153 - -
Judge Not Lest Ye Be Judged: A Review of Tyler Perry’s Temptation
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest. - Nathaniel Hawthorne Fear begins in the not knowing—it is the last defense against understanding and the forebear ...
Virally Suppressed 04/20/2013 21 5 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS - $100 matches today!
Today, starting at 8am, donations of $100 or more will be matched, up to $20,000 for the Ride. The Ride is in a week - next Saturday the 27th - and they are only at 39% of the goal raised. So, if ...
anotherdemocrat 04/19/2013 13 13 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS - who your money helps
I'm doing the Hill Country Ride for AIDS in 2 1/2 weeks. I'm nowhere near my goal, but I'm not moving the goalposts until after the opening dinner the night before the ride. This diary is to tell ...
anotherdemocrat 04/10/2013 4 13 - -
Out of Africa: The Origins of HIV
It would be tempting to describe the southeast corner of Cameroon as a land that time forgot, but it would also be a disservice to the people still living there. You see, in order to forget something,
Virally Suppressed 04/08/2013 29 25 - -
ALEC + Pharmaceutical Co. Made Being HIV-positive a crime
A recent article from the American Independent caught my attention the other day...then it was picked up and republished by ...
Bob Sloan 04/03/2013 13 28 2 -
A Red State to legalize quarantine, isolation for people with HIV. What could possibly go wrong?
"What's the matter with Kansas?" indeed. Far removed from the media spotlight of New York City or Washington, the intrepid lawmakers of that great state have come up with something new and exciting: ...
MBNYC 04/02/2013 105 158 1 -
It Wasn't AIDS that Killed My Brother: It Was Hate
On March 30th, 1997, my brother died from attacks on his auto immune system, attacks that, if he had just been strong enough to hold out one more year, developing antivirals might have thwarted. ...
haliehovenga 03/29/2013 36 79 1 -
Kansas Decides Against Quarantines for HIV/AIDS.. Kind of
For some of those who are younger who frequent Daily Kos, it may be hard to remember the way the world was in the middle 80s in relation to HIV/AIDS. Scary, uncertain and with no real ...
Chris Reeves 03/28/2013 9 18 - -
Today's #HCR Moment: Kansas to Quarantine HIV/AIDS Patients
It's hard to imagine typing that headline in 2013. But before we get to the legislation itself, I keep thinking about Frank. Back in 1990, Frank came into my office. He had AIDS, and although that ...
docjess 03/28/2013 11 30 - -
deepsouth: a documentary around, not about, HIV
About 10 months ago, I was fortunate enough to stumble upon a trailer for Lisa Biagiotti's documentary deepsouth , a film that takes a look at the largely undocumented and unsung havoc that the HIV ...
Virally Suppressed 03/27/2013 4 26 1 -
Sex Workers and Condom Use
Written by: India Johnson The idea of using condoms is not as popular as it should be in today’s society. There are lots of people advocating for condom use, yet STD rates are steadily rising. ...
NC Harm Reduction Coalition 03/25/2013 8 11 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS - going crazy
Well if we've met you know I have 2 big passions besides electing more & better Democrats - AIDS Walk Austin (for which I have been the top fundraiser) and the Hill Country Ride for AIDS, which I'll ...
anotherdemocrat 03/22/2013 18 21 - -
An HIV Positive Child & The Miracle That Wasn't
Defenestration—it is one of the finest words in the English language and, not coincidentally, one with some of the greatest comedic potential. For anyone unfamiliar with this fabulous word, the ...
Virally Suppressed 03/17/2013 7 14 - -
If we are going to share, could we use this Syringe please?
The Journal of International Drug Policy is reporting that circumstantial evidence from a variety of models show that using a newly developed syringe that reduces dead space by a thousand percent ...
Pakalolo 03/12/2013 18 46 - -
What’s Up With Women and HIV-Prevention Method PrEP?
PrEP works when used properly. So why don't women use it? Written by Anna Forbes for RH Reality Check . This diary is cross-posted; commenters wishing to engage directly with the author should do ...
RH Reality Check 03/06/2013 7 3 - -
Hill Country Ride for AIDS - what your donation does
This April, I'll be doing the Hill Country Ride for AIDS once again. The Ride is a beautiful, magical, wonderful event. If you are in the Austin area, I highly recommend participating. There are ...
anotherdemocrat 02/22/2013 11 32 1 -
Blue Cross Suspends Mandatory HIV/AIDS Drug Mail Order Program
In response to consumer complaints and a class action lawsuit on behalf of HIV/AIDS patients in California, Anthem Blue Cross has agreed to suspend a program that would have barred patients from ...
Consumer Watchdog 02/19/2013 4 15 - -
Sin, stigma and syringes: The struggle for harm reduction
The contents of a needle exchange ...
Denise Oliver Velez 01/27/2013 109 101 3 -
The Battle for Syringe Exchange in Texas
The Battle for Syringe Exchange in Texas – Interview with State Senator Deuell (R) It’s normally Democratic candidates who support public health programs like syringe exchange, but Texas, as ...
NC Harm Reduction Coalition 01/24/2013 5 8 - -
What I really want for my birthday
So, today's my birthday & I'm 49. I have received lots of birthday wishes from folks here & Facebook - thank you everyone! I have plans for a really nice day: sleep in, run some errands & go to the ...
anotherdemocrat 01/11/2013 11 16 - -
The Major Victory for Condoms you Missed
Before the new year came to be, a bold political move happened that changed the world for many, as a politician stood up for the right thing against serious pressure. The reproductive health bill ...
Chris Reeves 01/01/2013 70 163 1 -
My childhood best friend, David, died of AIDS
This is a story about my childhood best friend, David, and about putting a face on the AIDS epidemic. The story starts back in the Eisenhower years, a time of post-war optimism, laissez-faire ...
blue jersey mom 12/30/2012 160 164 - -
defusing the Bomb of Gilead
Much like the virus itself, AIDS activism has had to mutate to adapt to a changing environment. In the old days the good guys and the bad guys were easy to spot and the moral arguments impossible to ...
Xavior Breff 12/12/2012 18 18 1 -
World AIDS Day--The Political and the Personal
I normally post a diary on World AIDS Day; with the actual day being a Saturday, I figured I wouldn't get that much attention and I assumed I'd be out riding my bike all day and therefore ...
sfbob 12/04/2012 11 34 - -
Evangelical leaders celebrate World AIDS Day
Tomorrow is World AIDS Day . World AIDS Day is held on 1 December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with ...
Steven Payne 12/01/2012 34 56 - -
Updates - Press release from Protest Groups. Nude people take over Speaker Boehner's office!
This is just priceless. I haven't been able to think about Republican Congress Critters and laugh at the same time in years! Usually I'm either fighting off wanting to throw things in disgust, or ...
Onomastic 11/27/2012 101 178 3 -
ACT UP storms Boehner's office. Strips. Happy World Aids Day, GOP.
Breaking in Washington, D.C. via Facebook : A group of AIDS activists from ACT UP , the Aids Coalition to Unleash Power, just stormed John Boehner's office on Capitol Hill, to protest the GOP budget'...
MBNYC 11/27/2012 30 35 - -
A Portrait of Activism: “How to Survive a Plague”
As Americans head to the polls to exercise their franchise, many amid concerns of voter suppression, the role of each person in society is underscored. Individual activism matters. Coalesced into ...
Marcia G Yerman 11/07/2012 4 5 - -
Diversity and Democracy
I had a strong bond with my uncle Leopold -- my mother's brother. He lived with us for most of my childhood and teenage years. He was quick witted and fun - but most of all, he was loving. He ...
smkyle1 10/23/2012 9 9 - -
AIDS Walk Austin - last diary before the Walk
Hi everyone - I just thought I'd do one last diary, just in case you're on your computer on a Saturday afternoon, and tell you thank you for your support. Raising over $3,000 is pretty darn cool. ...
anotherdemocrat 10/20/2012 13 16 1 -
AIDS Walk Austin - matching in 25s for 25 years
1987. Seems like a really long time ago, doesn't it? Also seems like yesterday. In honor of the 25th anniversary of AIDS Walk Austin, CLS Partners is matching donations today multiples of 25 up to $6,
anotherdemocrat 10/19/2012 4 11 - -
AIDS Walk Austin - donations doubled & you could get ACL passes
Just read this e-mail from the Walk team: Double your AIDS Walk gift to help us reach our goal and be entered to win a pair of 3 Day ACL passes! The 25th anniversary of AIDS Walk Austin is just ...
anotherdemocrat 10/10/2012 8 14 - 60
National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
Today is National Gay Men's HIV/Awareness Day. It doesn't appear that anyone has diaried on this topic yet, so I will take the plunge. As usual this story is personal for me. At age 61, I've now ...
sfbob 09/27/2012 15 15 1 81
A solution to AIDS exists in Nature - and we can turn it into an affordable drug
*A solution to AIDS exists in Nature.* About 5% of all HIV-infected individuals do not progress to AIDS, sometimes for decades. This is due to a still-undiscovered protein in their blood that ...
asilomar 09/17/2012 14 16 1 165
AIDS Walk Austin 25 years - seeking 25 donations of $100
This is a slightly revised version of a diary I put up a couple of weeks ago. I got an e-mail from the Walk that the first 25 donations of $100 would be matched today, so I'm really trying to kick ...
anotherdemocrat 09/17/2012 10 21 - 70
AIDS Walk Austin 25 years - can you give $25?
I am on such a high after this week - all those amazing speeches, and seeing my friends on TV, it has been great. I was so proud, watching Joe Biden & Barack Obama last night, and grateful that I ...
anotherdemocrat 09/07/2012 14 21 - 76
AIDS Walk Austin - how your donations help
I'm doing AIDS Walk Austin for the 25th time on October 21. Twenty-five years. How can it have been that long?? Back in the old days, I used to shyly ask for donations. Now that I know so many who ...
anotherdemocrat 08/22/2012 4 14 - 57
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