He took on the challenge of living as Rayon, a charming but fragile transgender woman battling AIDS and bureaucracy in 1980s Texas. He earned a boatload of awards including an Oscar. Here's why.
Carlton Wilborn performed with Madonna in front of tens of thousands of fans around the globe, but learning to come out — about being gay, about having HIV, about surviving sex abuse — helped him achieve an even richer kind of fame.
The iconic star of A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge opens up for the first time about his personal battle with HIV and how Hollywood’s homophobia caused him to walk away from his dream.
The famed photographer, who is HIV-positive, has shot celebrities, dignitaries, and everyday people. Now he’s back with a family history project and a new HIV campaign to change how we deal with the chronic condition.
Douglas: "It giveth ... and it taketh."
Watch an exclusive video featuring a behind-the-scenes look at our January/February 2013 cover shoot in Sydney with HIV-positive Olympian Ji Wallace