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Soapbox Saturday: Will Truvada Keep You From Catching HIV?

Famous gay porn director Chichi Larue says “I’m learning so much here it’s crazy! I thought I was gonna come here knowing everything, but I’m learning” because times have seriously changed since AIDS first emerged.   Are you ready to hear explicit talk about gay sex and Truvada, the anti-reteroviral drug that may prevent you from contracting HIV if exposed to the virus?  … Read the rest

Soapbox Saturday: The Lost John Lennon Interview

“Power to the People”
by TARIQ ALI and ROBIN BLACKBURN

Editors’ Note: It was twenty-five years ago today that John Lennon was murdered outside the Dakota building on Central Park West in New York City. We doubt many CounterPunchers have read the following 1971 interview with Lennon done by CounterPunchers TARIQ ALI and Robin Blackburn.

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Soapbox Saturday: SNL Misses the Bill

Yeah, it was funny, but it was also incorrect!  SNL nailed the Schoolhouse Rock parody with Obama smacking that pesky Bill right down the capital steps.  Unfortunately, the savvy comedy routine got the details all wrong on executive orders and the President’s feelings about such a bill. … Read the rest