Aids and HIV

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Aids: The Unheard Tapes review – tragedy and joy from voices no longer with us
This powerful documentary, based on recordings made by those caught in the first wave of HIV, is remarkable in its celebration of a hedonistic lifestyle shaped in part by a homophobic society

Lucy Mangan

27, Jun, 2022 @9:30 PM

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‘He taught me about love, affection and great sex’: the untold story of Terrence Higgins
Britain’s best-known HIV charity was launched 40 years ago, but little is known about the man who inspired it. The trust’s co-founders, a former partner and a close friend, reflect on his extraordinary life and legacy

Simon Hattenstone

23, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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UK armed forces end HIV being a barrier to overseas deployment
Serving personnel taking suppressive treatment will be recognised as fully fit for all service from Tuesday

Jamie Grierson

20, Jun, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Tom Hanks says he couldn’t play gay role today ‘and rightly so’
The actor has said that neither Philadelphia nor Forrest Gump, for which he won Oscars in the 90s, would be made in a ‘modern realm of authenticity’

Catherine Shoard

16, Jun, 2022 @12:01 PM

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The sailor who turned the tide on HIV in the military
When naval officer Oliver Brown found that an HIV diagnosis was a barrier to serving in the armed forces, he knew he had a battle on his hands…

Michael Segalov

12, Jun, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Infected blood scandal payments could run into billions, report suggests
Sir Robert Francis, who authored study, says there is ‘compelling case’ for giving interim compensation of £100,000 to each victim

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent

07, Jun, 2022 @6:15 PM

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Ricky Gervais Netflix special condemned by LGBTQ groups for ‘anti-trans rants masquerading as jokes’
Comedian criticised for ‘dangerous’ special, in which he says he supports trans rights while making jokes about the genitalia of trans women and HIV

Sian Cain

25, May, 2022 @2:15 AM

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‘All your friends were dying’: revisiting the horrors of the Aids crisis
In a damning new season of podcast docuseries Fiasco, journalist Leon Neyfakh revisits a period of devastating loss and horrifying apathy

Benjamin Lee

19, May, 2022 @6:08 AM

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How restrictions on syringe programs led to a severe HIV outbreak in West Virginia
The state had hope with programs providing free, sterile syringes, but when those were shuttered one county saw as many infections as in New York City

Jessica Glenza

09, May, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty review – Adam McKay’s basketball drama lacks magic
This big, fun, quickfire series shows a team transcending their sport to become an entire cultural epoch. So why does it feel sluggish?

Rebecca Nicholson

28, Mar, 2022 @10:10 PM

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‘Africa must be self-sufficient’: John Nkengasong on learning the deadly lessons of pandemics
The outgoing director of Africa Centres for Disease Control has seen Ebola, Aids and now Covid – and warns complacency is dangerous

Emmanuel Akinwotu

28, Mar, 2022 @11:03 AM

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Paul Farmer obituary
Medical anthropologist and humanitarian dedicated to providing healthcare to some of the world’s poorest communities

Penny Warren

03, Mar, 2022 @9:42 PM

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