TITLE

Hear Me Out

AUTHOR(S)
Dahir, Muharak
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Empty Closet;Jul2006, Issue 392, pB6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Criticizes the AIDS policy of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush. Support of the government to the concept of abstinence until marriage; Refusal of the government to fund groups that do not follow its political game; Unimportance of the health and well-being of gay men to the government.
ACCESSION #
21703005

 

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