The Death of AIDS.

Many would have us believe that AIDS is under control, and that all is “normalized”. Sure thing, bro! (or do we just need to feel like we have moved on … ?) AIDS has changed the world in more ways than we may possibly know. We will never fully comprehend the impact of losing so […]

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Good essay by an openly-lesbian politician: Bryt lydmuren med kunsten / Break the sound barrier with art, by Anette Trettebergstuen (Norway).

Originally posted on Adam Donaldson Powell: Essays on activism for a shift of consciousness:
Bryt lydmuren med kunsten, skrevet av Anette Trettebergstuen Det å leve med HIV/Aids blir formidlet svært ensidig. Med skremsel, sorg og som noe som ekskluderer en fra selve livet. Det er ikke sant. Man dør ikke av Aids, man dør med…

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Poems about AIDS.

FOR THE BOYS (with AIDS). To friends who don’t know and strangers who don’t care, soldiers of love worship tinsel-town sex goddesses with all their strength. They thrive outwardly on the rantings of Madonna and privately soothe their pain and hopelessness with somber strains by Leonard Cohen. Their greatest ambition is to shake the shackles […]

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