April 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Andre Lambertson, Kwame Dawes
Journalist Kwame Dawes explores the shame culture that isolates homosexuals and persons with HIV/AIDS in Jamaica.
April 3, 2014 /
Micah Fink
Honors for Pulitzer-supported documentary "The Abominable Crime," directed by Micah Fink.
April 3, 2014 /
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
Jamaica is proud of its religious tradition, but how has the Jamaican church responded to the complex challenges of HIV/AIDS in a changing society?
June 11, 2013 / Untold Stories
Micah Fink
Listen to Micah Fink on the making of The Abominable Crime.
June 7, 2013 / Untold Stories
Micah Fink
The story isn't over for Jamaica's LBGT community: Sodomy is still a crime and homophobia continues to be socially acceptable.
May 27, 2013 / Untold Stories
Jennifer Nguyen
A month of milestones, victories, and violence in the global struggle for gay rights.
May 9, 2013 / Untold Stories
Mary Chind, Tony Leys
Photojournalist Mary Chind recalls the memorable beginning of a trip for American volunteers who traveled to rural Haiti with Community Health Initiative.
May 9, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Mary Chind, Tony Leys
Volunteers from the Community Health Initiative are seen here in action during their week-long clinics in rural Haiti, where they meet with hundreds of villagers.
May 9, 2013 / Untold Stories
David Rochkind
In the face of discrimination some people choose to make their HIV status publicly known. They set an example in their towns, helping to fight the sigma that exists.
May 5, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Mary Chind, Tony Leys
Take a look at Des Moines Register photojournalist Mary Chind's images for a glimpse of life in rural Haiti.
May 2, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
Young Haitian community health workers, hired by the Iowa group, monitor public health in villages year round.
April 29, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
Most Americans are unaware of Haiti's story, which began with a slave revolt and has included up-and-down relations with its giant neighbor, the United States.
April 29, 2013 / Des Moines Register
Tony Leys, Mary Chind
Iowa doctors sense that Haitian women are willing to talk about birth control, even if many hesitate to use specific forms of it. The doctors offer it while being careful not to push too hard.

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