The new UK Immigration Bill does away with the principle that the NHS should be universal and ‘free at the point of access.’ We all benefit when doctors spend their time treating patients, not enforcing immigration rules. HIV doesn’t do borders, so why should the NHS? Find out more of the Bill’s dangerous consequences at: https://actuplondon.wordpress.com/2014/04/03/the-facts/ Video directed by Onyeka Igwe and featuring Michael Harding. … Continue reading ‘This May Hurt’ – Is this the kind of doctor we want??
ACT UP stands in opposition to the misguided, discriminatory health measures in the Immigration Bill. You can sign on to our petition at this link! FOR OVER 65 YEARS, the NHS has been built on the principle of universal health coverage, ‘free at the point of access’… THAT ALL CHANGES: — when lawful, legal immigrants (holding down jobs, paying taxes) are charged hundreds of … Continue reading Join the Fight! Tell Parliament We Want DocsNotCops
“HIV & AIDS is foremost a political crisis, as well as a medical emergency, we will use every means possible to call out and contain this pandemic” – so says the mission statement of ACT UP: London. As activists involved in fight against HIV and AIDS we know and understand the weight of the pandemic, unlike so many of those in government who care more … Continue reading IMMIGRATION BILL: THE FACTS