The 30 Year Battle Against AIDS, A Look Back From The NY Times
The New York Times has published a powerful retrospective on the past 30 years of the global battle against AIDS. “Loss and Bravery: Intimate Snapshots From the First Decade of the AIDS Crisis Covering the tragic escalation of an epidemic” takes a close look back on some of the images and stories captured by 3 New York Times photographers and one reporter. Their emotive black and white photographs depict various men, women, and children living with AIDS, and the candid moments shared with their loved ones.
These photos serve as a time capsule that allows us to not only look back in memoriam of lives lost but also to recognize the advancements in medicine that today can reduce the risks of transmission and sustain the lives of those living