For Immediate Release – Thursday 26th November 2015 ‘HIV Blind Date’ returns to The Glory in East London for World AIDS Day, 1st December 2015! Cilla Black’s spirit lives on! ‘HIV Blind Date’ after ACT UP’s first ‘HIV Blind Date’ took East London by force (“ HIV Blind Date was about people coming together to speak openly, and most importantly joyfully, about their lives… and the slightly sweaty closeness of … Continue reading PRESS SHOUT OUT – For Immediate Release 26.11.15 – ‘HIV World AIDS Day’ Special
PLEASE SHARE AROUND YOUR NETWORKS In the weeks leading up to World AIDS Day 2015, ACT UP London is reaching out to artists in the city and beyond, to integrate new designs and visual subversion into the contemporary fight against HIV. During the ‘first silence’ in the 80s, ACT UP was famous for its strong artistic component. Art collective Gran Fury (look up their archive … Continue reading // CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS! // AIDS, Art and Activism Exhibition
‘HIV transmissions reach new record levels’ Health Protection England 2015 ‘(HEPC / HIV / Cancer) Drug Goes From $13.50 a Tablet to $750, Overnight’ New York Times, September 2015 ‘PREP (Pre-Exposure Phrophylaxis – a pill you can take if you are at risk of getting HIV) isn’t freely available on the NHS.’ www.iwantprepnow.co.uk “Revealed: Nigel Farage planned Aids comment as part of ‘shock and awful’ TV debate strategy” … Continue reading HIV HEPC Blind Date – World AIDS Special – Contestant Call – Out – register interest by 19.11.15
AIDS, Art and Activism – We Are Still Not Silent! Thursday, December 10 at 7:30pm – 11:00pm – Hackney Attic – 270 Mare St, London E8 1HE ACT UP LONDON World AIDS Day AIDStravaganza hosts a night to remember including incredible artists, activists, cabaret performers and speakers to usher in the new generation of ACT UP art and inspire us to take to the streets … Continue reading Booking details here – ‘AIDStravaganza’ AIDS, Art and Activism – We Are Still Not Silent!
Hey Act Up-ers! We’ve had a very busy last few weeks over at Act Up towers, with no less than 4 key actions in the pipeline for imminent delivery! This is as well as the 9 other campaigns currently being fought on all the other fronts. If you are new or old to ACT UP, have no fear, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved. We need … Continue reading ACT UP LONDON Action Dates for your Diary – Love, Anger and Pharmaceutical Greed