Tag "HIV Stigma"

Series (Non-Fiction) 5 Comments

Eez Positive I Positive! I No Kill Person! (Episode 7)

Who told this you people’s nonsense government to ease the lockdown? Ehn? That’s how Nne Mitch has come back to this house to start peppering my destiny with her plenty

Series (Non-Fiction) 8 Comments

Eez Positive I Positive! I No Kill Person! (Episode 3)

We were walking down the lawn tennis court, fingers intertwined, enjoying the cool night breeze and the silence around us. It had been three weeks since Eddie asked me to

Series (Non-Fiction) 20 Comments

Eez Positive I Positive! I No Kill Person! (Episode 2)

My uncle, Mother’s younger brother, visited. It was a weekend in December. Frankly, I could have done without his presence. I was having enough trouble with Mother and my sister

Series (Non-Fiction) 22 Comments

Eez Positive I Positive! I No Kill Person!

April 2017 It was hard returning home, especially after the craziness that had characterized the last few weeks. It was a hard decision, yet a necessary one. And I knew

Our Stories 21 Comments

DAYS OF MY LIFE

As an effeminate child, I grew up having low self esteem and being insecure about how I looked. That, I think, came from the constant comparison with the other boy

The Happenings 3 Comments

Gay Porn Star Donte Thick Faces Backlash For Saying He Won’t Work With HIV-Positive Models Who Are Undetectable

Despite widespread confirmation from the CDC and hundreds of experts, doctors, and researchers around the world that it’s essentially impossible for HIV-positive people with undetectable viral loads to sexually transmit

The Happenings 3 Comments

HIV stigma is summed up in one cruel Grindr message

A HIV positive user of dating app Grindr has shared the message he received recently from another user rejecting him because of his status. Bang Bang Ladesh shared a screenshot

Editor's Desk 8 Comments

So the guy you like just told you he’s HIV-positive — Now what?

A piece by Jake Myers You’re on cloud nine. He’s hot. The chemistry is right. The conversation flows. There’s nothing about him that annoys you. It’s so rare to find

Profiles 44 Comments

Kenny Badmus…A Year Later

To commemorate the World AIDS Day, Kenny Brandmuse had this to say on his Facebook page. * It Was This Time Last Year – Musing on World AIDS Day. ‘Hello,