Thursday, March 20, 2003

POZ on Herb Ritts

The media silence about the HIV status of recently deceased photographer is disturbing. The current media myth portrays the idea that AIDS is no longer the killer it once was. While it is true that drugs have made things much much better for the HIV+ people who can get access to them, the failure to report that people - particularly high profile people - still die from this deadly disease is a troubling development.

The POZ article on this is here.