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What We Don't Know CAN Hurt Us


Thomas Davis

Streaming Media

Document Type

Video File


1 hour 11 minutes 8 seconds

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Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Gender and Sexuality | Immune System Diseases | Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies | Medical Education | Public Health Education and Promotion | Race and Ethnicity


In this public lecture, human rights ambassador Thomas Davis examines multiculturalism in the context of sexual orientation, ethnicity, and minority status. Davis discusses his own experiences in order to raise awareness about the need for more honest and inclusive education programs in sexuality. He also reminds audience members that HIV does not discriminate, and he stresses the importance of responsibility in order to reduce the risk of exposure.


Sponsored by the Linfield College Health, Human Performance and Athletics Department, the Linfield College Office of Student Health, Wellness, and Counseling, the Linfield College Black Student Union, Fusion, and the Associated Students of Linfield College, and funded in part by a grant from the Linfield College Diversity Committee.