Posted December 1, 2012 at 4:16 PM
by Kenzi Green, Director of Communications, College Democrats of America
Each year, College Democrats around the country recognize World AIDS Day to stand with those affected by HIV/AIDS and to remember those lost to this devastating pandemic. But more than a day of remembrance, World AIDS Day provides an opportunity to renew our commitment in the fight against AIDS.
As young Americans, we have the responsibility to do our part to stop the spread of HIV. A study by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reveals that "young people between the ages of 13 and 24 represent more than a quarter of new HIV infections each year (26 percent)." These statistics are jarring, but what is most shocking is the fact that these ...Read More »