ACT-UP


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ACT-UPAIDS Coalition To Unleash Power
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The same is true of ACT-UP's various public outrages in big cities like New York and San Francisco.
Through the course of the film these ads are followed by slogans that appropriate ACT-UP's powerful slogan to a Brave New World logic: "Energy = Power," "Power = Security," "Security = Control," "Control = Freedom," "Freedom = Interest," "Interest = Progress," "Progress = Green," "Green=Greed."
One of ACT-UP's issues at the time was the treatment of prisoners with AIDS within the Wisconsin prison system.