Search Results

Sort by
Report
  Summary This woman shouted for ‘Kevin’ to come to the desk. I shrunk in my seat, hoping she would see the note on the chart about my gender change. But she just kept yelling for Kevin. I finally had to get up and cross the room in a walk of…
Report
Summary Historically, when children with atypical sex characteristics were born in the United States, the people around them—parents and doctors—made their best guess and assigned the child a sex. Parents then reared them per social gender norms.…
Report
Summary Reader Advisory: This report contains graphic descriptions of traumatic experiences, often affecting children. Intersex people in the United States are subjected to medical practices that can inflict irreversible physical and psychological…
Report
Summary Why don’t we do routine HIV testing? We cannot afford to treat someone who was identified as HIV-positive. It sounds cold, I know, but that is the reality. –S. Wright, nursing director, Caddo Parish…
Report
In Harm’s Way State Response to Sex Workers, Drug Users and HIV in New Orleans Summary Recommendations To the City of New Orleans Health Department To the New …
Report
Sex Workers at Risk Condoms as Evidence of Prostitution in Four US Cities Summary Key Recommendations To the Police Departments and District Attorneys of New York…
Report
Rights at Risk: State Response to HIV in Mississippi Map of Mississippi I. Executive Summary II. Recommendations To the State of Mississippi To the United States Government To the…
Report
Sentenced to Stigma Segregation of HIV-Positive Prisoners in Alabama and South Carolina Executive Summary Recommendations Methodology Background HIV and Prisons in the US Harm …
Report
Returned to Risk Deportation of HIV-Positive Migrants Summary Introduction International Law Prohibitions on Deportation: The Principle of Non-Refoulement Additional Human Rights and Humanitarian Protections…
Report
Chronic Indifference HIV/AIDS Services for Immigrants Detained by the United States I. Executive Summary II. Recommendations To the U.S. Department of Homeland Security To the Division of Immigration Health Services To Immigration and Customs…
Report
September 2003Vol. 15, No. 2(G) UNITED STATES INJECTING REASON: HUMAN RIGHTS AND HIV PREVENTION FOR INJECTION DRUG USERS California: A Case Study DEFINITIONS OF AND NOTES ON KEY TERMS I.SUMMARY.. II.RECOMMENDATIONS To the government of the state of…