Mark S. King
Snapshots: Black Trans Advocacy Award, combatting criminalization of HIV, Trans 100, and more
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How the media is criminalizing HIV, why that's a problem, and what we can do to fix it
This problem is severe and undoubtedly multifaceted, but has to do in heavy part with the heightened stigma that exists within the African-American community—the stigma that LGBT and mainstream media perpetuate when they turn a blind eye to people of color and people who are HIV+.