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Du pareil au même : #Homophobie et #Xénophobie


Elle ne se souvient plus de leurs noms
mais pour elle, c'était surement des conjoints



#Québec — Dans son entrevue en 2015
Sofie D ne se souvient pas du nom des deux hommes
Elle les croisait de temps en temps ... en 2007-2008
Toutefois, elle n'hésite pas une seconde à témoigner
sept ans plus tard
que : selon elle, les deux hommes étaient en couple, des conjoints.


Rapists in Somaliland will no longer be allowed to marry victims under new law

Rapists in Somaliland will no longer be allowed to marry victims under new law
And Africa News reports that rapists who infect their victims with HIV would be handed life sentences. In the past, a rape victim's family could force them to marry their rapist to avoid being shamed. The bill has already been agreed in the lower house of Somaliland's parliament but still needs approval ...

Hiv Positive Dating Sites In South Africa

Hiv Positive Dating Sites In South Africa
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Health Kenyans try new world of HIV self-testing kits

Health Kenyans try new world of HIV self-testing kits
- The latest, reported in 2017 by US and South African universities and a Dutch NGO, North Star Alliance, claimed to have confirmed HIV self-testing as feasible among local truck drivers. In a case of growing science activism in Kenya, the team had paid 149 truck drivers attending North Star Alliance ...

Ugandan pastor reacts to Trump's comments on African countries

Ugandan pastor reacts to Trump's comments on African countries
- Now we scream that Trump called African countries what? In Zimbabwe a nine-year old girl was raped on her way to school by a man who infected her with HIV. The police initially arrested her attacker, but then released him in secret. The reason: he paid a bribe. And you are protesting that ...

7 celebrities with chronic illnesses

7 celebrities with chronic illnesses
- The former Two and a Half Men actor was diagnosed with HIV in 2011. In a 2015 interview ... Sheen is one of more than 36 million people living with HIV/AIDS globally. South Africa has the largest number of infected individuals with more than seven million people living with the disease. Selena Gomez.

Appeals Court Finds for Model Falsely Diagnosed With HIV in Ad Campaign

Appeals Court Finds for Model Falsely Diagnosed With HIV in Ad Campaign
- New York State was unsuccessful in its effort to dismiss per se defamation claims by a woman whose stock photo was used in an ad campaign that falsely identified her as having HIV. A panel of Appellate Division, First Department in Manhattan found that, despite society's evolving views on people who ...

Transgender sex worker maintains she was unaware of HIV diagnosis

Transgender sex worker maintains she was unaware of HIV diagnosis
- A transgender sex worker maintains she "did not think" she had any sexually transmitted diseases when she repeatedly had unprotected sex with a Perth man who was later diagnosed with HIV. Clayton James Palmer, who is now known as CJ Palmer, is on trial in WA's District Court accused of causing ...

There's a once-a-week HIV pill coming that will change the lives of millions of people

There's a once-a-week HIV pill coming that will change the lives of millions of people
- Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have published a study that outlining a new capsule that can release HIV drugs within a patient over the course of a week. Antiretroviral medication has reduced the number of deaths in patients who have acquired HIV and take the drugs ...

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