Don’t Ever Wipe Tears… or Wear Red Ribbons?

Originally posted on Alex Sparrowhawk:
This week I’ve tucked myself up in bed early and watched a drama I’ve only just heard about on Twitter “Don’t Ever Wipe Tears without Gloves” a Swedish three part series set in the 1980s at the beginning of the AIDS crisis. It focuses on two gay men as they first start to experiment with their sexuality and develop a relationship with each other. I’ve found it very emotive and thought provoking, even crying whilst watching it. It also made me very angry. The images of young men in hospital covered in lesions and sores… Continue reading Don’t Ever Wipe Tears… or Wear Red Ribbons?