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Wednesday, 24 May 2006 - 00:00

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  • TAC statement on the death of Nozipho Bhengu
    • News24 article from 2005: AIDS patient backs Manto
    • Health-e article from 2005: Nutrition Nurse, Tine van der Maas
    • ANC Today from 2001: MP highlights the issue of HIV/AIDS in the family
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Saturday, 20 May 2006 - 00:00

 Jonathan Berger is a researcher in and head of the Aids Law Project's Law and Treatment Access Unit

Perhaps a touch naive, perhaps the eternal optimist, but I was surprised to read The Weekender's hero-rated/zero-rated column of April 29-30.

 Jonathan Berger is a researcher in and head of the Aids Law Project's Law and Treatment Access Unit

Perhaps a touch naive, perhaps the eternal optimist, but I was surprised to read The Weekender's hero-rated/zero-rated column of April 29-30.

Disturbingly, it heaped praise on Jack Shevel, former CEO of one of three hospital...

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Friday, 19 May 2006 - 00:00

Sibani Nmngadi, the Minister of Health's spin-doctor has called Mark Heywood and myself from the ALP the 'rational and reasonable' lot in the TAC. I am offended. I have a reputation to defend and dammit I will. I have always prided my self on being anything but rational and reasonable. Ask my parents. And anyone who works with me knows that I am a foolish hotheaded lawyer who thrives on being unreasonable, especially in court. Mostly I have to be reigned in.

Sibani Nmngadi, the Minister of Health's spin-doctor has called Mark Heywood and myself from the ALP the 'rational and...

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Friday, 19 May 2006 - 00:00

 Jonathan Berger is a researcher in and head of the Aids Law Project's Law and Treatment Access Unit

Sibani, thanks for your insightful analysis of the TAC.

 Jonathan Berger is a researcher in and head of the Aids Law Project's Law and Treatment Access Unit

Sibani, thanks for your insightful analysis of the TAC. Now I know it is divided into "reasonable whites and Indians," "troublemaking coloureds" and "unthinking blacks."

As a white, aspirant marathon runner who works for the Aids Law Project, am I in Heywood's camp? Or as an openly gay man who enjoys a good...

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Tuesday, 9 May 2006 - 00:00

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  • Westville prisoners take Department of Correctional Services to court for right to treatment

  • Important Constitutional Court case to be heard on right to privacy of people with HIV on 9 May 2006

  • TAC statement on verdict in Jacob Zuma trial

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    • Westville prisoners take Department of Correctional Services to court for right to treatment

    • Important Constitutional Court case to be heard on right to privacy of people with HIV on 9 May 2006

    • TAC statement on verdict in...

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