Dwindling calls lead the state to propose ending its HIV/AIDS hotline.
The dial tone on Oregon’s long-running HIV/AIDS hotline may soon go dead.
Since 1987, the
hotline has connected thousands of callers with testing and HIV/AIDS
services—key to the early detec
Movie Reviews & Stories
Chanda (Khomotso Manyaka) hasn’t been to school much
lately. She has to bury her baby sister, and take her drunken
stepfather’s bicycle to pay for the coffin. Her father is dead, her
The caliber of public discussion about AIDS has greatly improved since 1988 when there were 863 people recorded as living with AIDS in Oregon. The Cascade AIDS Project was only five years old, and about to embark on an AIDS awareness ad campaign that was to appear on the side of TriMet vehicles, and in The Oregonian. TriMet lasted a few days before pulling the tame picture of two fully clothed ...