Category: Editorial

  • Dr. Adam Lake on World AIDS Day, and HIV/AIDS Stigma

    In talking with others I often get the sense that many people think of HIV and AIDS as something in the past. Unfortunately, this isn’t true, we have more people living with HIV than ever before, in large part thanks to effective medications, which have become more tolerable, and easier to take than ever before.…

  • Queer State of the Union

    “I have no room in my heart for hatred and frankly, I do not have time for intolerance. Dr. Rachel Levine, Secretary of Health Pride is this Sunday. We are happy to attend, but we do not run Pride anymore. Marginalized communities too often split and divide in the face of adversity. Lancaster LGBTQ+ Coalition…

  • On Gender Policing in Sports

    Gender policing in sports has a blatantly racist history, often being disproportionately performed on Black woman athletes regardless of whether their gender identity conforms with their birth assignment. Even just this year, former Polish sprinter Marcin Urbas requested Olympics organizers run a “thorough test” on Namibian athlete Christine Mboma to “find out if she definitely…