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Did Jonathan Demme Deliver AIDS to Middle America?

My HIV Journey: Death of legendary AIDS film Director, Jonathan Demme.

A reflection on the death of legendary film director Jonathan Demme who singularly impacted the way the world viewed  AIDS with Philadelphia.

Diagnosed with HIV on June 6, 2011, Aaron (@aaronlaxton) quickly made the decision that he was going to let his voice be heard so others would know that that they are not alone. His YouTube channel "My HIV Journey" has been viewed in over 182 countries by nearly a million viewers. His articles and writings have been featured around the world and he regularly writes about HIV Criminalization, PrEP, Risk-Reduction and all things related to HIV/AIDS. Aaron brings a unique view as a 30-something gay male who is a recovering crystal meth addict. Additionally he is an alumni of the Missouri foster-care system from which he aged out after 15 years in care. His articles and blogs have been featured in many international publications which tackle a wide array of social justice issues. He is currently finishing his Master of Social Work program at Saint Louis University, School of Social Work. Subscribe to his YouTube Channel.



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