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I sat next to Jim Eigo, who mentioned that he'd be in West Hollywood later in the month for a benefit screening of . Why am I researching PEP and Pr EP and HIV infection rates in Chicago?
I was recently invited to speak at the Women of Wisdom group in Clark County, Oregon, a support group sponsored by Quest in Portland, an agency for women who are HIV-positive. “How do I say no to sex and save face without losing respect for myself? If you get hurt or are in trouble, it makes it harder to be a good mother or friend or parent or worker or even just a human being. The HIV positive partners who were undetectable and had condomless sex did not infect their partners.
They asked me to talk about sex and dating when you’re an HIV-positive woman. And then I reminded them of something that I feared might become an issue during our time together – the “I got HIV the good way and she got HIV the bad way” pecking order game that no one wins. This is achieved through consistent, daily use of a person’s HIV medication.
I was surprised to see a small group, not the overflow crowds of the early days, as depicted in the documentaries. We met up again at the benefit, along with William Lucas Walker, who'd taken some of the most iconic photos of Peter Staley at ACT UP demonstrations. Why do I now plan my trips to New York City sothat I can attend ACT UP meetings?
I sat in back at first, not sure of protocol, but was quickly waved into the circle. Two months later I'd meet Peter at the World Science Festival. Why do some of my friends ask why I'm posting so much on Facebook about AIDS?
I could do corporate events and meet with people who were open to giving money as long as they didn't have to actually come into contact with anyone HIV-positive (I was good at my job: I could raise $1 million a year when it was real money.