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Harper Government targeted at AIDS 2012

Activists angered over funding cuts and regressive government policy protest the Canada exhibit booth Monday July 23, 12 – To launch off the AIDS 2012 XIX International AIDS Conference Washington D.C., Canadian and international activists demonstrated at the Canadian exhibition … Continue reading

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Feds cutting healthcare for refugees: Health of HIV+ put at risk

The Federal government is making major changes to the Interim Federal Health Program, which refugee claimants have historically relied upon for healthcare.  Not surprisingly, the Feds are slashing health coverage for refugees.  The changes will take effect June 30, 2012. … Continue reading

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United in Anger!

AIDS ACTION NOW! members will be attending screenings of United In Anger: A History of ACT UP. In conjunction with the film, we’ll be handing theatre goers leaflets and answering a few questions during the Q&A, bringing awareness that AIDS … Continue reading

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Support Herberth Menendez From Deportation! Vigil Nov. 8th/6pm/Dundas Square/Toronto

Call for Immigration Canada to stop the deportation of gay refugee claimants who are living with HIV and face extreme violence if sent home! To show support for Herberth and call for him to stay, friends of Herbeth, concerned community … Continue reading

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