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How Has Activism Changed Since the Early Years of ACT UP?

April 23, 2012

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Kenyon Farrow

Kenyon Farrow

Communications Manager, Housing Works; New York City

I think what's changed the most about AIDS activism over the last 25 years is that we've lost a social justice framework of AIDS as one marker of racism, homo/transphobia, and poverty. It's sad that I even have to argue about this to people who work in HIV as much as the broader public.




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