TAX WALL STREET! END AIDS!
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JOIN ACT UP's 25th Anniversary Direct Action
ACT UP and OCCUPY
TAX WALL STREET!
Wed., April 25, 2012
Massive demonstration and march.
Starts at City Hall (Broadway and Murray Street)
Ends at Wall Street
ACT UP is calling for a small tax (0.05%) on Wall Street transactions and speculative trades in order to raise the money needed to end the global AIDS epidemic and provide universal healthcare in the US.
- THE SCIENCE: The scientific community and AIDS activists agree: we now know how to break the back of the epidemic. New evidence shows early HIV treatment can reduce sexual transmission of the virus by 96%.
The FST demonstration is linked to a global Robin Hood Tax campaign to fund
(An American Sign Language Interpreter will be provided at the Wed 11am Rally.)