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This Oscars, let action=life.

This Oscars, let action=life.

*Grateful that this piece was first posted at Positive Lite, Canada’s Online HIV Magazine. This has been adapted from letter for use by HIV advocates to raise awareness in the lead up to the Oscars first written by the HIV Prevention Justice Alliance. The Oscars are once again upon us, drawing our eyes to the compelling films … Continue reading

who owns the rain?

‘Who owns the rain?’ may seem like a silly question, but it was one of the questions that was raised during Bolivia’s ‘water wars’ in 1999 and early 2000, and documented by the movie Even the Rain (2011). The movie intertwines three different stories of injustice, with the shared themes of oppression and colonization running throughout: Christopher … Continue reading