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March 21st, 2016
Background On March 21 1960, police opened fire and killed 69 people at a peaceful demonstration in Sharpeville, South Africa. Against this background, the General Assembly, in 1966, set the day aside for special attention and called on the international community to redouble its efforts to eliminate all forms of racial discrimination. In 2001, the […]
March 8th, 2016
Today, March 8th, is International Women’s Day. Did you know that 1 of every 5 people living with HIV in Ontario is a woman.
March 7th, 2016
PrEP is a new way of preventing HIV. It’s over 90% effective in keep a person who is HIV-negative from being infected when they are exposed to the HIV virus
February 25th, 2016
There are no simple ways by which people react to issues relating to sex in the Black Community. For some, sex is a taboo topic not to be discussed in public; for others it is s an exciting and an important discourse to have. Those who do not support open discussion of issues about sex […]
February 16th, 2016
Despite the fact that successful treatment can significantly reduce the risk of HIV transmission, nearly half of women living with HIV in Canada say they are not in a relationship. Stigma and HIV Criminalization are keeping many people living with HIV from finding love and happiness.