TITLE

EDITORIAL

AUTHOR(S)
Massey, Liz
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Echo Magazine;2/13/2003, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on AIDS-related issues in the U.S. as of February 2003. Selection of anti-gay Christian activist Jerry Thacker to the U.S. Presidential Advisory Committee on HIV and AIDS; Publication of a magazine article on the phenomenon of bug-chasing, gay men who seek to become infected with HIV.
ACCESSION #
10165803

 

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