Magic Johnson Speaks on Continued AIDS Education at Apollo

58_magic_johnsonLast Sunday was World AIDS Day and who better to speak on the importance of educating oneself on the topic than Magic Johnson.

The NBA Hall of Fame legend was diagnosed as HIV-positive in November 1991 and seems to have never skipped a beat in getting on with his life and living it ever since. Continue Reading →

In Honor Of World Aids Day: For Those Who Have Passed

arthur-ashe.imgThe first known cases of HIV/AIDS were discovered in the early 80’s. Though much wasn’t known about the disease or how to effectively slow it down at first, there have been great strides in treatment and more and more HIV-positive people are learning to live longer lives with the disease. Continue Reading →

Join Harlem Holipop For It’s Harlem Premier

holipop-invite11-14It’s a destination Pop Up holiday shopping experience. Rotating Dj’s, complimentary wine and cocktails courtesy Hennessy and incredible line-up of designers and artisans… Continue Reading →

Magic Johnson, Others Participate in World AIDS Day At The Apollo Theatre

Magic Johnson (with Nancy Pelosi)

Magic Johnson (with Nancy Pelosi) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

December 1st marks the 24th World AIDS Day, a day for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Home- Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

By Walter Rutledge

On Thursday December 1st the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater presented the world premiere of Home by choreographer Rennie Harris. Continue Reading →

Harlem AIDS Blanket, Blankets Harlem With The the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS in Harlem

On Saturday, October 2nd, Danny Tisdale and Harlem World interns and staff led the Harlem AIDS Blanket workshop in Hotel Theresa Towers with members from the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS an arm of the Abyssinian Baptist Church. The Harlem Aids Blanket is a community-based-mixed-media art project aimed at increasing HIV awareness, and providing a community space for self expression on the topic of AIDS. Continue Reading →