Saturday

AIDS and us

AIDS has been kicking our butts so long that when there's news about it we tend not to notice too much. It's like telling Eskimoes it's gonna snow. Except that Eskimoes can't really do anything about it snowing, whereas we can do lots about the AIDS/HIV virus. It's time to start noticing and acknowledging victories or other events happening around the illness.

Lesotho and Uganda have been singled out by the UN's AIDS envoy as good AIDS fighters. "In particular Uganda and Lesotho were praised for a 'remarkable' dedication" to removing obstacles to the fight against the pandemic. [ Read on... ]