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Scott Neigh | Michael Kwag talks about the work of the Community-Based Research Centre and how it promotes the health of gay, bi, trans, Two-Spirit, and queer men.
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Vuyiseka Dubula-Majola, HIV/AIDS activist
Gilad Cohen, Simona Ramkisson, Brandon Fragomeni, Alex Castellani, Ron Ma | South African AIDS activist Vuyiseka discusses the process of being diagnosed with HIV, the socio-economic politics associated with treatment, and why she has so much hope for the future of activism.
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Scott Neigh | Alexis Shotwell and Gary Kinsman talk about the AIDS Activist History Project.
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Mercedes Allen | Oh, you don't have to literally drop your pants. Canadian Blood Services doesn't actually want to see your junk (I assume) -- they just want to know what's there. Because that's not invasive at all.
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Redeye Collective | A UBC study following residents of single-room occupancy hotels over four years found that the risk of dying from chronic health conditions was surprisingly high, especially for mental health issues.
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Dr. Julio Montaner
Rod Mickleburgh | Dr. Julio Montaner is hailed worldwide for his critical contribution to combatting the spread of HIV/AIDS. But what does he get from Canada? A big, fat cold shoulder.
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Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network | Achieving the "end to AIDS" is impossible without a renewed emphasis on human rights and without a major increase in resources.
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Gerry Caplan | In the age of Ebola, it's only too easy to forget other ongoing health crises like HIV and AIDS. But countries with large AIDS populations don't forget. And neither does Big Pharma.
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Redeye Collective | A bill to amend Canada’s Access to Medicines Regime failed to pass in November. The bill was to streamline the process for producers of generic drugs and get low-cost medication to people who need it.
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Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS | The Global Commission on Drug Policy report denounces the 'war on drugs' as a failure and recommends political leaders worldwide adopt evidence- and rights-based approaches to drug policy.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Robert Parry in In These Times examines how Paul Ryan's budget test would turn health care for the elderly into one big free-market death panel.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott plans to force public workers and welfare recipients to undergo random drug testing every three weeks.