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Wednesday, 6 September 2006 - 00:00

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  1. Letter written by scientists to President Mbeki

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    1. Letter written by scientists to President Mbeki

    2. Zackie Achmat's speech at UCT Today

    Letter written by scientists to President Mbeki

     

    Over 80 scientists have signed a letter to President Mbeki calling on him to dismiss the Minister of Health. The letter is available here: http://www.aidstruth.org/letter-to-mbeki.php

    [END OF LETTER BY SCIENTISTS]

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Tuesday, 5 September 2006 - 00:00

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  • TAC appeal for funds.

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    • TAC appeal for funds.

    • Click here for a detailed report of the global day of action on 24 August, including magnificent photographs from several cities.

    • South African Health System Requires a State of Emergency by Gordon Mthembu (unedited version of letter that appeared in City Press on 3 September 2006)

    • TAC mass action events this week:

      • UCT to be addressed by Achmat and Dubula at...

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Sunday, 3 September 2006 - 00:00

 By Gordon Tlama Mthembu, TAC Ekhurleleni District Co-ordinator

This is an unedited version of a letter published in City Press on 3 September 2006

 By Gordon Tlama Mthembu, TAC Ekhurleleni District Co-ordinator

This is an unedited version of a letter published in City Press on 3 September 2006

 

As a person openly living with HIV & AIDS, I am ashamed of what will happen in the future if Dr Manto Tshabalala-Msimang continues to be the Minister of Health. I have contributed to the liberation of this country. I served years in...

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Monday, 28 August 2006 - 00:00

 Government in contempt of court - Must treat Westville prisoners

President Mbeki, Minister Tshabalala-Msimang: Stop obstructing access to treatment

 Government in contempt of court - Must treat Westville prisoners

President Mbeki, Minister Tshabalala-Msimang: Stop obstructing access to treatment

TAC will march to Mahatma Gandhi Hospital on 29 August to demand an end to long waiting lists for treatment

"The respondents are in contempt of the order of Pillay J.

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If the refusal to comply does not result...

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Thursday, 24 August 2006 - 00:00

 People Are Mobilizing World-wide!

On Thursday, 24 August 2006, thousands of people joined TAC's struggle to force the government to listen to the people's demands on health!

 People Are Mobilizing World-wide!

On Thursday, 24 August 2006, thousands of people joined TAC's struggle to force the government to listen to the people's demands on health! Coordinated protests and petitioning took place in six provinces in South Africa and in several cities in other countries. We would like to thank everyone for standing with TAC's demands. Continue protesting, leafleting,...

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