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tarzan arab 530 Tarzan and Arab: Gaza Based Filmmakers Look for First Feature Funding

You probably haven’t heard of Tarzan and Arab, identical twin brothers from Gaza who, until recently, had never done what you likely do on a regular basis: go to the movies. There are no cinemas in the Hamas-controlled Gaza, something that makes the twins’s story that much more amazing. Tarzan and Arab — real names: Ahmed and Mohamed Abu Nasser — are aspiring filmmakers who have… Continue reading Tarzan and Arab: Gaza-Based Filmmakers Look for First Feature Funding

Elton John Urges FL Gov. To Save HIV/AIDS Funding

Singer Elton John is urging Florida Gov. Rick Scott to protect a program that helps low-income HIV/AIDS patients get medication needed to control … Continue reading Elton John Urges FL Gov. To Save HIV/AIDS Funding

tfe no thumb Bono hails Bush’s US AIDS funding program for saving millions of livesU2’s lead singer Bono has given credit to former President George W. Bush and the massive US funding started in 2003, for helping to bringing about a drop in HIV infections. Specialists in the field and AIDS activists alike, agree that the funding has done a world of good in sub-Saharan Africa, where efforts on [...] Continue reading Bono hails Bush’s US AIDS funding program for saving millions of lives

In a move that one federal education official is calling unprecedented, on Tuesday, The Obama Administration announced a plan of action to hold schools responsible for failure to stop bullying. In the wake of a recent surge in suicides by bullied young adults — particularly those in the LGBTQ community — The White House has [...] Continue reading Obama Administration Stands Up To Bullies: Schools That Ignore Bullying Could Lose Federal Funding