All posts tagged: AIDS

ScotiaBank AIDS Walk For Life

Tomorrow I’m planning to partake in the ScotiaBank Aids walk to raise money for AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT). I wanted to spread the word for this great cause and tell you it’s not too late to sign-up and join the walk. Get more information at the Scotiabank AIDS Walk For Life website…or just follow this schedule and you be ready to walk with us tomorrow! 11 a.m. Registration Begins, Community Fair Open โ€“ check in and check it out! 1:25 p.m. Welcome and Warm up 2 p.m. AIDS Walk for Life begins 3 to 6 p.m. AIDS Walk for Life After Party Entertainment Canadian singer/dancer Blake McGrath of So You Think You Can Dance Canada will be performing singles from his upcoming album, accompanied by dancers. Drag Diva Miss Conception will perform and DJ Sumation will be spinning. Hosted by: Mike Chalut of Proud FM 103.9 Route For a detailed route description please visit the Scotia AIDS walk for life website. Hope to see you all there!! sa * Map and AIDS walk logo …

Aids and Hitler in the same category?

I was reading an article about the new AIDS prevention ad that was just released in Germany today. The message of this ad is very clear to the point that they went as far as comparing the most hated figure in the German history if not the world to AIDS. The ad might come across a little raunchy but I think Europeans are a bit more open when it comes to sex and sex related issues, so it seems to be just very straight forward in my eyes. You have unprotected sense with a strange person you might as well get it on with a mass murderer. I think AIDS have been around for such a long time that it does not need sugarcoating anymore. The more clear the message is the better it would be understood. I happen to dig a little deeper and found some interesting reactions to the video, some really hated and other thought it’s just another ad that falls on dead ears. I personally thought it was an interesting ad. …