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Love Comes in All Colors of The Rainbow: Lisa Lampanelli Turns Westboro Hate Into AIDS Cash Cow

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By Winston Gieseke
WESTBORO TOPEKA X390 (GRAB) | ADVOCATE.COM
 

Comedian Lisa Lampanelli, who vowed to donate $1,000 to GMHC for every member of Fred Phelp’s Westboro Baptist Church who picketed her show last night in Topeka, Kansas, has said she will give $44,000 to the nation’s oldest HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment, and care…

saveafricaschildren:

  •    75% of South Africans suffer from malnutrition.
  •    1.3 million children died due to AIDS in 2009 in sub-Sahara Africa.
  •    14.8 million children have lost one or more parents to AIDS.
  •    1 in 3 children will die or suffer from malnutrition.
  •    140 million children live in extreme poverty.
  •    200,000 children are sold into slavery every year.
  •    120,000 children are forced or choose to participate in armed conflict.
  •    12-14 million children are orphaned by AIDS.
  •    Almost half lack proper drinking water.
  •    A little more that half of the children are in school.
  •    “1 in 6 African children die before the age of five.”
  •    1/3 of children in Africa are underweight.
  • 10% of children under 1 year of age will die in the first year of life.

These are just a few of the statistics that deprived, innocent children suffer from every moment in Africa of. These children need help today. Let us save them while we still can.

 

All statistics were found from:

Stand Up For Africa; http://www.standupforafrica.org.uk/work/facts.php

Food 4 Africa; http://www.food4africa.org/

HIV and AIDS in Africa; http://www.avert.org/aids-africa-questions.htm

Picture provided from;  http://guardgirl14.glogster.com/children-in-conflict-malnutrition-in-africa/

 

Click on any/all these websites to learn more about poverty, disease, malnutrition, food supply and other social issues that control the children of Africa.

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The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria faces a budgetary shortfall of more than $1 billion. onor nations and organizations have only pledged $11.7 billion of the $13 billion required to meet the fund’s minimum goals. Aside from the global economic slump, Germany and Sweden are withholding millions of dollars while they audit previous grants for corruption. Click here for more.

planetdingo:

u b 2 on Vimeo is a short documentary film about the impact of pejorative language on HIV+ men. Over the past few years, listings on some dating sites increasingly specify that the poster is “clean” or “disease-free” and requests of his potential matches, “u b 2”. Of course, people are free to specify anything that’s important to them, but how does the choice of these words impact the HIV+ men and women who read them? Do words matter?

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