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Living Out Loud: A History of Gay and Lesbian Activism in Australia - Page 185
by Graham Willett - 2000 - 320 pages
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Ethnography Unbound: Power and Resistance in the Modern Metropolis

Michael Burawoy - Social Science - 1991 - 352 pages
...profiles. 18 Self-defined in its flyers and media kits as "a nonpartisan group of diverse individuals united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis," ACT UP pushes for greater access to treatments and drugs for AIDS-related diseases; culturally...
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Literature and Humanitarian Reform in the Civil War Era

Gregory Eiselein - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 232 pages
...and the oppressive, criminal mistreatment of people with AIDS. ACT UP describes itself, in fact, as "a diverse, nonpartisan group united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis." As their "zaps," graphic productions, and widely visible demonstrations illustrate, the members...
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AIDS Narratives: Gender and Sexuality, Fiction and Science

Steven F. Kruger - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 404 pages
...Schuiman here directly evokes ACT UP's self-description as "a diverse, nonpartisan group of individuals united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis. " 17. Schuiman's Empathy continues an intensive exploration of the categories of gender. 18....
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We Were Baptized Too: Claiming God's Grace for Lesbians and Gays

Marilyn Bennett Alexander, James Preston - Religion - 1996 - 139 pages
...work of ACTUP (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power) which is a "non-partisan group of diverse individuals united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis" (Goss, Jesus Acted Up, 151). Taken out of the context of fighting the deadly destructive disease...
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Geographies of Resistance

Steve Pile, Michael Keith - Science - 1997 - 315 pages
...release in the US. Its functions quickly multiplied, as did its chapters. 4 Its official definition is, 'a diverse, nonpartisan group united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis' (Crimp and Rolston, 1990: 13). ACT UP provided a radicalizing opportunity for many who joined....
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Against Death: The Practice of Living with AIDS

Robert M. Ariss, Gary W. Dowsett - Social Science - 1997 - 219 pages
...North American ACT UP groups was read as an opening statement: The AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power is a diverse, non-partisan group, united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis. We distribute the latest HIV/AIDS treatments information. We protest and demonstrate. We are...
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We are Everywhere: A Historical Sourcebook of Gay and Lesbian Politics

Mark Blasius, Shane Phelan - Social Science - 1997 - 844 pages
...either came into existence or sustained themselves. ACT UP NY's definition of itself, states: "ACT UP is a diverse, non-partisan group united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis. We meet with government and public health officials; we research and distribute the latest...
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The Art of Being Free: Taking Liberties with Tocqueville, Marx, and Arendt

Mark Reinhardt - Political Science - 1997 - 234 pages
...members to contribute so heavily to the event's success. After its founding in Manhattan in March 1987 as "a diverse, nonpartisan group united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis," autonomous chapters had sprung up in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Denver, Houston, Kansas City,...
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Replacing Citizenship: AIDS Activism and Radical Democracy

Michael P. Brown - Social Science - 1997 - 222 pages
...mandate quickly broadened, as its chapters multiplied.4 The organization officially defines itself as "a diverse, nonpartisan group united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AIDS crisis" (Crimp & Rolston, 1990, p. 13). ACT UP provided a radicalizing opportunity for many who joined....
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We are Everywhere: A Historical Sourcebook of Gay and Lesbian Politics

Mark Blasius, Shane Phelan - Social Science - 1997 - 844 pages
...either came into existence or sustained themselves. ACT UP NY's definition of itself, states: "ACT UP is a diverse, non-partisan group united in anger and committed to direct action to end the AI0S crisis. We meet with govemment and pubhc health officials; we research and distribute the latest...
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