HIV Rages Among Gay Black Men

HIV Rages Among Gay Black Men

There are 187 comments on the EDGE story from Aug 7, 2012, titled HIV Rages Among Gay Black Men. In it, EDGE reports that:

An alarming 60 percent of black men who have sex with men in the United States will become infected with HIV by the age of 40, according to the latest research presented at the XIX International AIDS Conference in Washington, D.C. The HIV Prevention Trials Network study involved 1,553 black men in six cities - Atlanta, Boston, Los Angeles, New ... (more)

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the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#191 Dec 26, 2012
most black men have become weak and are apparently unable to reverse their new reputation. it's taken its toll on their sexual orientation, their level of assertiveness and their skill level in physical combat. soon, they may even be intimidated by the very weapons they use to shoot people.
the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#192 Jan 3, 2013
[1/2/13] FL. Black Man With HIV Didn't Tell Sex Partners

this just in, most-to-all his victims were women as opposed to men but obviously just as serious a case. investigators are also looking for other possible victims.

http://www.news4jax.com/news/Police-Man-with-...

``A Jacksonville man is accused of having sex and infecting two partners with the HIV/AIDS virus without telling them. Taveres Newsome, 35, is charged with sexual intercourse without disclosure of HIV and criminal transmission of HIV. Newsome was diagnosed with the AIDS virus more than four years ago in 2008.
crzzzd

Ellwood City, PA

#193 Jan 4, 2013
youtube.com/watch...
Its not how you play the Game its if you win or lose?
the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#194 Jan 7, 2013
the facts don't lie and agencies such as the CDC actually care about black males more than they think.....but intensifying paranoia is getting the best of their minds.
Idi Amin Dada

Tiverton, RI

#197 Jan 7, 2013
Rabbi Shlomo wrote:
LEt's start a "Back to Africa" Movement! who's with me!

I am with you the greatest leader the world has ever seen.

His Excellency President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Sea, and Conqueror of the British Empire, in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular

Since: Jan 13

Location hidden

#199 Jan 7, 2013
random sex = various sexual deceases, HIV included

Since: Jan 13

Location hidden

#200 Jan 7, 2013
and yeas - it's not about race or orientation, it's about condoms
the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#202 Jan 10, 2013
throughout America and probably in other countries as well, black males per capita are reported by several agencies to be the biggest carriers of serious STD's mainly because of their rampant sexual activity. they put quantity ahead of quality however...they have little-to-no choice but to.
Sickle Cell

United States

#210 May 7, 2013
Blacks at a greater risk for multiple sclerosis than whites.

http://www.topix.com/afam/2013/05/blacks-may-...
the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#211 May 7, 2013
[7/29/12] HIV And Young Black Gay Men: New Study Shows Group To Be Most At Risk

from another dedicated Topix thread profiling the subject, which several should also be aware of.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/29/hiv-...

``The perception was never really accurate, but now a new report shows that, in fact, young, black gay and bisexual men are more likely to be infected with HIV than any other segment of the United States population.``
the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#214 Jun 8, 2013
[6/4/13] Black Porn Actor Spreads STDs To His Co-stars

Go on...come up with more excuses.

http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/06/04/18...

``An adult video star known as "Mr. Marcus" (Jesse Spencer) was sentenced Tuesday to 30 days in jail for knowingly having exposed at least two female co-stars to syphilis last year.``

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#215 Jun 8, 2013
Stivo wrote:
random sex = various sexual deceases, HIV included
<whisper>

dis-ease (literally: "not at-ease")
the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#218 Jun 15, 2013
NYC Black Cop Infects 240 With AIDS

Tune into the well-known thread which specifically profiles the case in detail for further discussion.

http://bossip.com/737497/smh-police-offer-100...

``Local authorities are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of 31-year-old Isaac Don Burks who is from the West New York area. Burks has been accused of intentionally infecting hundreds of men and women in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania with HIV.``
Marcus Washington

Laredo, TX

#219 Jun 15, 2013
I've told those mofos not to mess with men. Smdh
the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#222 Jun 20, 2013
Some particular non-black women's desperation manages to dominate precautionary measures, if desperate and lonely enough. One can be backed into a corner. many of these women may often be naive or clueless of the risks.
Chakotay

AOL

#224 Jun 21, 2013
i see black gays getting aids a good thing.

why feel compassion for sickos that dont wanna change their behaviour .

sorry phaggots ya get what ya deserve so shut up and take your medicine.

Since: Jun 13

Location hidden

#225 Jun 21, 2013
Another example of putting money ahead of compassion. The reluctance to implement long-term care for these men speaks volumes about how HIV-infected are really viewed. Stop posturing, Washington, and let's save some lives!
the boundaries of space

Atlanta, GA

#228 Jun 28, 2013
This could be a possible new sport for the textbook black.....and one he might actually be good at.
BB board

Knoxville, TN

#230 Jul 5, 2013
umm wrote:
More humanity advances Blacks become dumber.
So what? No bid deal.
39ehonor

Jupiter, FL

#231 Jul 5, 2013
LMAO--60 per cent of GAY/BISEXUAL BLACK MEN HAVE HIV/AIDS INFECTIONS--TOO FREAKING FUNNY

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