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Day Four: The Diaspora

Day Four: The Diaspora

| July 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Day Four: The Diaspora By Craig Washington Wednesday did not get off to an easy start. It took me thirty minutes to find my wallet wedged underneath my blue sneaker which of course made me forty-five minutes late to my first session. By the time I had reached session room 5 I had missed two [...]

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Bad Laws Hindering the Global Response to HIV

Bad Laws Hindering the Global Response to HIV

| July 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

This piece has been re-posted from  Human Rights and HIV/AIDS Now More Than Ever, a partner of HIV Prevention Justice Alliance. By: David Scamell The US immigration rules place restrictions on the ability of sex workers and people who use drugs to enter the country, and have meant that the voices of two key populations [...]

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Housing Activists in the House, Brazilian Activists Pressure on PEPFAR: Good Morning Global Village!

Housing Activists in the House, Brazilian Activists Pressure on PEPFAR: Good Morning Global Village!

| July 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Housing Activists in the House, Brazilian Activists Pressure on PEPFAR: Good Morning Global Village! Drums, bells, chanting seems to be commonplace in the Global Village today. But housing activists from Housing Works took to the Global Village early this morning to send the reminder that housing continues to be a strong social determinant that impacts [...]

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Video: We Can End AIDS! Massive marches converge for creative action at White House

Video: We Can End AIDS! Massive marches converge for creative action at White House

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Thanks to Suzy Subways for this video from the historic We Can End AIDS mobilization! It starts with the Human Rights and Harm Reduction march, documents some of the speakers at the White House, and ends with the activists using red ribbons to tie the tools to end AIDS to the White House fence. On July [...]

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Gambian Activist Mo’ Barry Takes On Congressional Panel @ AIDS 2012

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mohammed (Mo’) Barry takes an impassioned stance in front of a Congressional Panel composed of Senators Coon, Enzi, Frist, & Rubio as the crowd cheers on in support. Watch and listen as Barry tells his story of traveling from Africa, the plight of HIV/AIDS, and need to reauthorize PEPFAR and mitigate poverty. Video Credit: Julie [...]

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