Down With The Sickness

How to Survive a Plague is a must-see documentary. Don't take our word for it. The powerful film has already won a slew of accolades and nominations from organizations including the Independent Spirit and Academy awards. But you don't have to take their word for it either. Just watch the trailer. Better yet, go see it.

ASU's LGBT organization, Ubiquity, hosts a screening of the David France film, which examines the AIDS epidemic from the perspectives of activists who worked to build disease awareness and helped innovate and test treatments. Sometimes they succeeded and sometimes they failed, but undoubtedly they made an impact.

Thu., Jan. 24, 6 p.m., 2013
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