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The Long Arc of My Mentor’s Impact
By Samuel G. Freedman
Jeff Schmalz was my advocate in the newsroom — and the first openly gay man I knew. Even years after his death, his influence on my life takes on new forms.
Are You My Papi?
By Mathew Rodriguez
As a young man, I lost my father to AIDS-related illness. Now I search for echoes of him in the men I choose to love.
My First Real World AIDS Day
By Whitney Joiner
My father died of AIDS 22 years ago. For more than two decades, I avoided World AIDS Day. This year, I'm owning my history. Here's why.
What I Mourn When I Mourn Robin Williams
By Alysia Abbott
What Gen Xers mourn when we mourn Robin Williams.
Here’s ‘How Americans Die’
By Gabrielle Birkner
With a series of absorbing motion graphics, Bloomberg View explores the nation's mortality stats over a generation.
Remembering Parents Lost to AIDS
By Modern Loss
Hundreds of thousands have died of AIDS in this country. Now, two women are building a community of those who lost parents to the disease.
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