What to Read—and Do—on World Aids Day

Resources and reading for the annual day of commemoration and education

The Plagues Come All Year Round—And There Are Way More Than Four Questions

For World AIDS Day, a doctor, her daughters, their late dad, and his work in Africa

Remembering Jonas Salk, Vaccine Pioneer

The inventor of the Polio vaccine would have turned 100 today

How an Alabama Doctor Became a Rabbi to His Patients at a Groundbreaking AIDS Clinic

In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic

Daybreak: A Brooklyn Tragedy

Plus locusts descend upon Egypt

The Pro-Israel, Pro-Circumcision Lobby

Israeli-made bloodless circumcision device aims to eradicate AIDS

Testing My Faith

I’d left Orthodoxy. But as I waited for HIV test results, I looked to God and the Talmud for comfort.

Chicken Soup With Stars

L.A.’s top chefs come together—and cook kosher—to honor Project Chicken Soup founder Mollie Pier

School of Arts and Sciences

In a haunting memoir, an Upper West Sider puts family secrets—including AIDS—under the microscope

Gay Marriage’s Jewish Pioneer: Faygele ben Miriam

The activist called Faygele ben Miriam started Washington state’s battle over marriage more than 40 years ago

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