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Sexual and Reproductive Health

  • Calendar

    August 14, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 2, 2014

    Why everyone should be concerned about the Supreme court ruling on birth control

    For some reason, women who desire to take care of their bodies -- especially through preventative measures -- are terrifying to some large corporations. Yesterday, five of the nine Supreme Court justices decided that Hobby Lobby was human and that women were not, ruling that certain kinds of compani ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 28, 2013
  • Blogs

    July 11, 2013

    Celebrate the fourth annual Apocalyptic Ball and help raise money for AIDS Walk Colorado

    This Friday, July 12, the 2013 edition of the Apocalyptic Ball -- dubbed The Awakening -- will take over the Denver Mart. A blowout fundraiser featuring dozens of diverse performances from local and national drag stars, burlesque dancers, comedians, musicians and more, the night aims to entertain a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2013

    Matthew R. Kerns on Gay Fantasia, his late-night theater immersion project

    For Gay Fantasia, opening this weekend at Naropa University's Nalanda Campus, the audience has a chance to be direct participants in the production. The piece -- which binds the last days of Harvey Milk together with the beginning of the HIV and AIDS crisis through a personal story -- is presented i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2013

    Sex marks the spot: Planned Parenthood hosts its first Get Yourself Tested trivia night

    In what U.S. state is it illegal for a man to have sex with a fish? If you want to know the answer -- and are looking for something both fun and educational to do Thursday night -- Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains has you covered. It's hosting a sex-trivia night at Hamburger Mary's Club M a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 29, 2012
  • Blogs

    April 25, 2012

    Ginger Sexton asks you to help a queen out: Vote for her to get on RuPaul's Drag Race

    Here are the stats: For the fifth year in a row, Briceson Ducharme, aka Ginger Sexton, has been in the running to be a contestant on RuPaul's Drag Race. Now, as the show heads into its fifth season, Ms. Sexton is tossing her hat in the ring for the fifth time. And she's not just tossing it -- she's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Komen Denver affiliate rejects ban on Planned Parenthood grants

    Race for the Cure.​For many years, the regional Planned Parenthood headquarters was Westword's neighbor, and we had a front-row seat for the picketers who harassed employees of an organization that does so much more than providing abortion services.

  • Calendar

    February 17, 2011
  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    World AIDS Day: Here and now

    ​ Even if you miss out on a Mondo t-shirt for amfAR, there are still ways to observe World AIDS Day locally. Here's how to help let the world know that HIV/AIDS isn't over, because yeah, it's not:

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Benjamin Janicki accused of licking, tickling vaginas of girls at Park Hill day care center

    From 7News coverage.​The arrest affidavit that's led to the arrest of Benjamin Janicki, nineteen, is a horror show for any parent -- or any human being with a functioning moral compass. At this point, the Denver District Attorney's Office has charged Janicki with sexual assaults on three chil ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 12, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 17, 2010

    Today: Eat out for the Boulder County AIDS Project

    Leaf Vegetarian Restaurant will donate a portion of its proceeds to BCAP.​Eat out for a good cause today, when both Leaf Vegetarian Restaurant, 2010 16th Street in Boulder, and Aji Latin American Restaurant, 1601 Pearl Street in Boulder, will donate 15 percent of the day's sales to the Boulder ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 26, 2009
  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    What a deal: Prostitute allegedly offered a bonus with sex -- a possible case of AIDS

    Darren Garcia reportedly had a three-letter secret he didn't share with his customers.​It's my understanding, reached via careful research conducted in the name of journalism, that some prostitutes have specialties beyond the old in-n-out. But if the Denver District Attorney's Office is correc ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 13, 2009

    Aid for AIDS

    There’s a party at the end of this rainbow.

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2009

    Rodger McFarlane, R.I.P.

    Rodger McFarlane. It's not often that a Denverite who most locals wouldn't recognize is the subject of a feature obituary in the New York Times. But that was the case for Rodger McFarlane, 54, who died last Friday in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico. McFarlane, who committed suicide (he suffered ... More >>

  • News

    October 2, 2008

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters from the week of October 2, 2008

  • Music

    November 8, 2007

    Puscifer

    "V" Is for Vagina
    Puscifer Entertainment

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2007

    Q&A With Simon Taylor-Davies of Klaxons

    Every once in a while, asking a stupid question pays off. As evidence, consider the following Q&A with guitarist Simon Taylor-Davies of Klaxons, a buzzy British band profiled in Westword’s October 4 edition. In about half of the pieces about this particular STD and cohorts James Righton and Jamie ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 30, 2007
  • News

    May 24, 2007

    The Joy of Sox

    Boulder parents get their panties in a twist over a high-school sex talk.

  • Music

    August 31, 2006

    Coming Up Ace

    Ace Young wants to keep his private parts private.

  • Calendar

    August 18, 2005

    Tupac Lives!

    Get some Juice at the Hip-Hop Flix Film Series.

  • People & Places

    March 24, 2005

    Best Billboard

    Denver Health

  • Music

    February 10, 2005

    Hate Kate

    It Is What You Think It Is (Self-released)

  • Culture

    November 18, 2004

    Lust Lost

    Unblinking Beirut imagines an era when AIDS poisons intimacy.

  • Calendar

    November 28, 2002

    Free For All

    Highlighting the week's greatest gratis event

  • Culture

    August 8, 2002

    Clit Lit

    The Vagina Monologues brings female genitalia out in the open.

  • Calendar

    November 29, 2001

    Art for AIDS' Sake

    What to see on "A Day Without Art."

  • People & Places

    March 29, 2001

    Best Bathroom Campaign

    "Prevention Option for Women: Equal Rights"

  • News

    March 23, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of March 23

  • News

    April 9, 1998

    Life of the Party

    Winning the Governor's Mansion could be a religious experience for the GOP.

  • Music

    May 23, 1996

    Bloodletting

    Performance artist Cristofer Lix talks and sings about living with AIDS.

  • Calendar

    November 29, 1995
  • News

    December 21, 1994

    ON THE OUTSIDE

    FIREBRAND STEVE ARRINGTON, NOW IN ILL HEALTH, RECALLS THE GHOSTS OF AIDS BATTLES PAST.

  • News

    December 7, 1994
  • News

    November 16, 1994
  • News

    November 9, 1994
  • News

    July 27, 1994

    GETTING TESTY

    A DISPUTE OVER AIDS TESTING ENSNARES A HEALTH OFFICIAL FROM COLORADO SPRINGS.

  • News

    May 25, 1994
  • Film

    May 4, 1994
  • News

    April 27, 1994

    ON THE OUTS

    THE STATE AIDS COUNCIL LOSES YET ANOTHER DIRECTOR.

  • News

    April 20, 1994
  • News

    April 13, 1994
  • News

    April 6, 1994

    THE NEXT GENERATION

    SEX IS BECOMING AN INCREASINGLY RISKY BUSINESS FOR YOUNG GAYS.

  • News

    April 6, 1994
  • News

    March 16, 1994

    ILL WILL

    LANCE CLEM, FORMER HEAD OF THE GOVERNOR'S AIDS COUNCIL, CLAIMS A DISPUTE OVER FEDERAL FUNDS COST HIM HIS JOB.

  • News

    January 5, 1994

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of January 5

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