Written by Instinct Staff | Wednesday, 19 December 2012
Tags: spencer cox
, aids activist
, passes away
, how to survive a plague
Spencer Cox, an AIDS activist most recently known for appearing in one of the year's best films, How To Survive A Plague, has passed away at age 44. Like 39 year old Josh Weston whose death we learned about yesterday, Spencer succumbed to complications related to HIV.
Written by Instinct Staff | Thursday, 26 January 2012
, anoke hennepin
, school district
, ex gay therapy
, gay related immune deficiency
, lgbt youth
, parents action league
Members of the Anoka-Hennepin School Board refused to cave to the anti-gay PTA known as the Parents Action League yesterday when they voted to drop the policy that required teachers to take a "neutral" stance on homosexuality. They replaced it with a new policy that encourages acceptance and discussion on differences. So what does the new policy entail, and what’s the backlash?
Written by Instinct Staff | Tuesday, 22 November 2011
, related deaths
, united nations
, lowest levels
A new study from the United Nations published just ahead of World AIDS Day on December 1 finds that global AIDS-related deaths have fallen to the lowest level since a 2005 peak.
Written by Instinct Staff | Monday, 16 May 2011
, lady gaga
, chris child
Celebrity geneaologist Chris Child, who we affectionately named The-Man-With-Too-Much-Time-On-His-Hands, scoured Madonna and Lady Gaga’s familial history to discover that maybe the comparisons aren't intentional, it's just in Gaga's blood to perform this way.