Being diagnosed with HIV in late 2019 has played a large role in this, naturally. I’ve found that my entire identity has been altered, and my priorities changed. Throw in a global pandemic for good measure and the result is my reality...
My allies have predominantly been women, and I will be forever grateful for the important role that they have played in my life. Yet this year was also another reminder that the freedom and safety of women is perpetually called into question, and they too need allies.