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Stephen Lewis
The United Nations has a lot of capacity on the ground.
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#Canadian Politician #Nations

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It is always the village women who drive these things.
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#Women #Canadian Politician

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The pandemic of AIDS is a gender-based disease.
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#Canadian Politician #Disease

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Unless there is recognition that women are most vulnerable... and you do something about social and cultural equality for women, you're never going to defeat this pandemic.
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#Canadian Politician #Equality

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There is no doubt in my mind that the condom crisis in Uganda is being driven by (U.S. programs), ... To impose a dogma-driven policy that is fundamentally flawed is doing damage to Africa.
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#Crisis

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There is no question in my mind that the condom crisis in Uganda is being driven and exacerbated by PEPFAR and by the extreme policies that the administration in the U.S. is now pursuing in the emphasis on abstinence,
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#Crisis

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How do you save married women, who have no choice?
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#Choice

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I learned later, just as a footnote, that the World Assembly of Youth was a CIA front.
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I was working for the Socialist International, after I left university in 1959, as a researcher.
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#Canadian Politician

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The ostensible purpose of the 'golden rule' is to enhance confidence in the Government's handling of fiscal policy. It is doubtful whether it is any longer fulfilling that function.
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#Confidence

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There's relief the immediate sense of alarm over Japan has passed. Yesterday there was genuine worry Japan's stock market could go into meltdown.
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#Worry

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What the Liberals were prepared to tolerate ... this outrageous evisceration of a people, Mulroney was not prepared to tolerate.
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#Liberals

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A trial of strength may be emerging on the ECB monetary council between the Frankfurt-based board and the representatives of some of the central banks,
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#Strength

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MPC members are united in seeing sterling's future performance as having a crucial bearing on their success in achieving the [inflation] target,
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#Future

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MPC members are united in seeing sterling's future performance as having a crucial bearing on their success in achieving the [inflation] target.
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#Future

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It is worth noting that, in its revised forecasts for GDP growth, the OECD saw fit to raise its 1999 forecasts for most (euro-zone) member-countries, as compared with its June projections, but lowered those for Germany and Italy.
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#Growth

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[Mr. Lewis's book is a compilation of lectures he delivered as a private citizen during the past year. In his last chapter, he commends South Africa for devoting an ample share of its budget to AIDS problems and for its efforts to prevent new infections.] But on treatment, it is lagging unconscionably, ... What troubles me, and troubles me deeply, is that the United Nations knows that something is terribly wrong, and yet we feel we cannot say anything about it.
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#Past

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But on treatment, it is lagging unconscionably, ... What troubles me, and troubles me deeply, is that the United Nations knows that something is terribly wrong, and yet we feel we cannot say anything about it.
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#Nations

Stephen Lewis
But on treatment, it is lagging unconscionably. What troubles me, and troubles me deeply, is that the United Nations knows that something is terribly wrong, and yet we feel we cannot say anything about it.
Stephen Lewis
#Nations

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Gordon Brown's proudest boast is that, during his stewardship, the U.K. economy has consistently grown from one quarter to the next. The Bank Governor seems to be saying that this achievement was primarily a 'nice' decade phenomenon, and not the hard-won and well-merited result of outstandingly successful policies.
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#Economy

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Sterling's performance will probably prove the decisive factor.
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#Performance

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A trial of strength may be emerging on the ECB monetary council between the Frankfurt-based board and the representatives of some of the central banks.
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#Strength

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Men haven't changed their behaviour, so women somehow have to be strengthened to be able to ward off the men.
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#Canadian Politician

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One is that if women's sexuality in Africa wasn't under assault, if women were able to say no, if women weren't subject to predatory attacks by men, or predatory behaviour generally, then you would have a disease in Africa called AIDS. But you wouldn't have a pandemic.
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#Canadian Politician