Illinois joins California, New Jersey, Oregon, and D.C. in banning use of the discredited, harmful practice on minors.
The giant soft drink company with global reach asked the Oscar-winning activist to direct three short films for Latin America.
Although a school board vote on proposed policies was postponed, Thursday night's meeting drew many attendees with strong opinions.
Even a late-night network TV comic has added his voice in support of the young man from Kentucky, whose name and photograph didn't appear in the senior yearbook alongside those of his teammates.
HIV infection is up 132.5 percent among young gay men. And we have no one to blame but ourselves.