Articles tagged with: Greece

Greece: in the arms of the gods

published: April, 18, 2017 Written by // Félix Garmendía Categories // Social Media, Gay Men, International , Living with HIV, Opinion Pieces, Félix Garmendía

Félix Garmendía tells of the special connection he feels with Greece.

Greece: in the arms of the gods

Grecia, Oct 24, 2012. I’m not sure if I believe in reincarnation. Sometimes it sounds to me like a punishment, sometimes like another opportunity to evolve. When I was a child I had a dream that recurred often. In that dream, I could not see myself but there were several things that were very clear. I was standing on a cliff high above a very beautiful blue ocean, there were white buildings that contrasted with the ocean’s water. I also remember a very comforting island breeze flowing t

RUINS - Chronicle of an HIV witch-hunt

published: October, 28, 2013 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Arts and Entertainment, Events, Revolving Door, International , Legal, Events, Guest Authors, Living with HIV

Free screening in Toronto this week of a film about HIV criminalization in Greece hosted by Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

RUINS - Chronicle of an HIV witch-hunt

Where: Carlton Cinema, 20 Carlton Street at Yonge, Toronto When: Friday, November 1, 2013. 7:00pm. What: RUINS is a documentary about a shocking case of HIV criminalization in Greece. It tells the story of the persecution of HIV-positive women who were detained by the Hellenic Police, forcibly tested, charged with a felony, imprisoned and publicly exposed, when their mug shots and personal data were published in the media in the run-up to the country's 2012 national elections. The document