Black America Web celebrates Black Music Month by saluting influential icons in the music industry

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Following DaBaby’s now-infamous Rolling Loud backlash online, he decided to meet with HIV/AIDS organizations to become better educated on the topics. However, several of those orgs revealed that he never made a financial contribution to them.

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A Brazilian man infected with the AIDS virus has shown no sign of it for more than a year since he stopped HIV medicines after an intense experimental drug therapy aimed at purging hidden, dormant virus from his body, doctors reported Tuesday. The case needs independent verification and it’s way too soon to speculate about […]

Scientists are one step closer to finding a cure for HIV! They have reportedly found a “kill switch” that stops infected cells from reproducing. Scientists have reportedly come across a specific molecule that clears out  the “HIV reservoir.” They have reportedly been working to find the cure for about 30 years!

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For National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Masonia Traylor has an important message for Black women about testing, stigma and putting their health first.

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When DJ Vlad penned a tribute post on Instagram which highligted AIDS Awareness, he did so at the expense of late rapper Eazy E, who allegedly died from complications related to the disease. Many fans and his family have refuted his official cause of death. Rumors have long persistented that Eazy-E was killed by either Suge Knight […]

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(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) (THE CONVERSATION) I mentioned to a friend, a gay man nearing 60, that World AIDS Day, which has been observed on Dec. 1 since 1988, was almost upon us. He had no idea that World AIDS Day still exists. This […]

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An Missouri appeals court overturns the conviction of an HIV positive man, accused of not disclosing his status and infecting his partner. The judges chastised the prosecutor for delaying disclosure of key evidence to the defense.

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Racial profiling and the mass incarceration of Black people will always be an important topic to address. But according to an op-ed in The New York Times, the issue may also be connected to the growing number of women who are dying from AIDS. As for the specific cause of the increase, it is unknown. […]

In honor of World AIDs Day, Jasmine Sanders discusses the HIV/AIDs virus, what has changed about it since the 80s and what we can do to fight it now. Click on the audio player to hear them in this edition of The Jazzy Report on The D.L. Hughley Show. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Listen to the “The D.L. Hughley […]

The HIV/AIDs virus is a serious disease, but with awareness, prevention and treatment is easier than ever before. In honor of World AIDs Day, hear are ten myths and misconceptions about HIV/AIDs that you should be aware of now! Click on the audio player to hear Jasmine Sanders deliver this important list in this clip from “The D.L. […]

Charlie Sheen is reportedly set to reveal his HIV positive status on the Today Show.