Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) march during the "Breaking the Silence" International AIDS Conference
|Location||Durban South Africa|
|Dimensions||Image: 14 5/8 x 21 7/8 in. (37.1 x 55.6 cm)
Paper: 19 7/8 x 23 7/8 in. (50.5 x 60.6 cm)
|Print medium||Photo-Gelatin silver|
Treatment Action Campaign March, XIII International AIDS Conference, Durban, KwaZulu/Natal, South Africa, 2000. A protest march through the streets of Durban organized by Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) during the "Breaking the Silence" International AIDS Conference. The protesters were demanding free access to drug therapy for people with HIV or AIDS in Third World countries. Protesters wore HIV-positive tee shirts to challenge the stigma so often associated with the disease.
Gift of Gideon Mendel, 2006