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  • Heidi Klum Says She Was Called ‘a White Woman’ for Defending ‘AGT’

    02/06/2020 10:53:14 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 14 replies
    New York Post ^ | February 6, 2020 | Tashara Jones
    HeidI Klum tells Page Six that she received a racial backlash after she seemed to dismiss Gabrielle Union’s claims that she suffered under a toxic work environment while serving as a judge on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent.” SNIP But on Wednesday at the amfAR gala at Cipriani Wall Street, Klum told us, “A lot of people got mad at me. I was called, for example, ‘a white woman.’” She added, “I think it is important for everyone to speak their truth. I think that when there is a story, it should be told. I had a different story.” Klum said,...
  • Gays in developing countries at dramatically higher HIV risk than other population

    12/01/2007 6:25:47 AM PST · by Byzantio · 24 replies · 32+ views
    Washington, December 1 : Amid reports of a higher likelihood of AIDS affliction among homosexual men in developing countries, the Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) has called on policymakers to put aside their prejudices and to provide the resources and the leadership required to deal with the disease. The organisation has been moved by a new study at Johns Hopkins University's Bloomberg School of Public Health, suggesting that homosexual men have an average of 19 times greater chance of being infected with HIV than the general population in 38 low and middle-income countries. Published in the open-access journal PLoS Medicine,...