January 4: Gay Men’s Health Crisis

Larry Kramer, Paul Rapoport, and Nathan Fain were among six gay activists who gathered eighty men in Kramer’s apartment and founded Gay Men’s Health Crisis on this date in 1982 — in response to reports that a rare form of cancer called Kaposi’s sarcoma was affecting young gay men in New York and San Francisco. […]

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Our Fifth Annual Poetry Competition

To submit by mail: Jewish Currents, PO Box 111, Accord, NY 12404 To submit by email: Submission fee ($18) at or by check to “Jewish Currents” at the above address. Name, address, and e-mail on each page; up to three poems per submission; no more than three pages per poem, please. If you […]

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