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News and thoughts from the Long Island Association for AIDS Care

July 19, 2012
by Liaacinc
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In Memory of Dr. Isay

By Dr.Gail Barouh Although many members of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) stopped classifying homosexuality as a disease in 1973 most association members continued to regard it, and treat it as an illness. Dr. Richard Isay fought for years to … Continue reading

May 25, 2012
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Grenell’s Resignation Spotlights Party Participation Prejudice

By Dr. Gail Barouh In a May 22, 2012 op-ed in the U.S.Wall Street Journal entitled: “Marriage, Gay Republicans and the Election”  Richard Grenell, former spokesperson for the Mitt Romney presidential campaign who resigned following backlash for being openly gay, … Continue reading