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Starting in the HIV Field? Here's Advice From People Who've Been There

November 9, 2017

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Josh Robbins

Josh Robbins

Robbins is an HIV activist, speaker, and creator of the blog I'm Still Josh.

There is a long history of hierarchy in the HIV and AIDS activism community: who's important and maybe who's not. I would tell you to ignore that, be proud of exactly what your messages are, and pretend that that hierarchy really doesn't exist -- because it doesn't. Just be you, be proud, be as loud as you want to be, and never stop working.

Image credit: Charles Sanchez.




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