Monthly Archives December 2009

A corrosive lack of leadership on AIDS

There is no question that as this decade ends, significant progress can be seen in the battle against HIV/AIDS. There’s vastly greater awareness and there’s more money; in the developed world AIDS has been transformed into a chronic disease and … Continue reading

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Groundbreaking report on sexual terror in Zimbabwe

“Rape in Zimbabwe, with its high HIV prevalence rates [15%] and decimated medical infrastructure, is a death sentence for many women there.” Continue reading

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Bid on George’s signed Leafs jersey

This past October, George Stroumboulopoulos, host of CBC’s , was challenged by his viewers to do a dare as part of the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s A Dare To Remember fundraising campaign. George’s fans suggested that he wear a colour other … Continue reading

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This just in: Donate your miles until noon tomorrow!

Today is Mile Matching Day! Aeroplan will match every mile donated to the Stephen Lewis Foundation until noon tomorrow (Dec.2nd) through its Beyond Miles programme. Help us by spreading the word, sharing this link on facebook and twitter, and telling … Continue reading

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Stephen Lewis on The Hour tonight!

First, Stephen Lewis dared to sing “Ain’t Too Proud To Beg” live with Arkells on The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos. Then, George dared to don a Maple Leafs jersey and take figure staking lessons from Kurt Browning. Tonight, watch Stephen … Continue reading

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