ACT-UP Co-Founder Carl Goodman Commit...

ACT-UP Co-Founder Carl Goodman Commits Suicide

There are 22 comments on the EDGE story from Jan 13, 2014, titled ACT-UP Co-Founder Carl Goodman Commits Suicide. In it, EDGE reports that:

Carl Goodman, a longtime AIDS activist and co-founder of AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power , which held protests against government inaction in the 80s, took his own life on Jan. 5. He was 58. Michael Petrelis, blogger and LGBT activist, who was also one of the co-founders of ACT-UP, broke the news on his blog on Jan. 6. Goodman reportedly committed ... (more)

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Bro

UK

#2 Jan 13, 2014
Good!
Christina

Mesa, AZ

#3 Jan 13, 2014
Bro-asses like you need to be beat like a red headed step child. You give trash a bad name.
Swede

Borlänge, Sweden

#4 Jan 13, 2014
Christina wrote:
Bro-asses like you need to be beat like a red headed step child. You give trash a bad name.
You condone the beating of red headed children? You're mean.
Straight Sh00ter

United States

#6 Jan 13, 2014
Absolutely wrote:
Sad, if he wasn't a [email protected], he'd probably be alive now leading a happy normal life.
This is undoubtedly true.

“Take Topix Back From Trolls”

Since: Dec 08

El Paso, TX

#7 Jan 13, 2014
We'll dance on the grave of trolls. Gladly. Their going to hell anyway and we'll celebrate that too.
ampersand mdash

Las Vegas, NV

#9 Jan 13, 2014
Looks like the Golem is going to get some company in hell.
Christsharia Law

Philadelphia, PA

#10 Jan 13, 2014
Suicide is up, period, but especially among this cohort, returning vets, and I think non working white men over about 50.

It's hard to exaggerate how much of a difference the various founders of ACTUP and (then) GMHC made, not just for PWAs, but for the entire system of drug approval, glbt rights, and organizing and publicity tactics for those working against lots of other diseases.

“Equality marches on! ”

Since: Apr 08

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#11 Jan 14, 2014
TomInElPaso wrote:
We'll dance on the grave of trolls. Gladly. Their going to hell anyway and we'll celebrate that too.
On this thread, it's just one troll, many names/locations.

“Equality marches on! ”

Since: Apr 08

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#14 Jan 14, 2014
Oh, the truth hurts! LOL Quick change your name and post again.
Brent

Brooklyn, NY

#15 Jan 14, 2014
NE Jade wrote:
<quoted text>On this thread, it's just one troll, many names/locations.
Seek professional help for your obsession. It has consumed you.

“Equality marches on! ”

Since: Apr 08

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#16 Jan 14, 2014
Really, you don't see me changing names and posting! Now stop acting up! You have followed me to three threads now!
Schultz

Anonymous Proxy

#17 Jan 14, 2014
NE Jade wrote:
Really, you don't see me changing names and posting! Now stop acting up! You have followed me to three threads now!
Your creepy stalking is really starting to get scary. Do I need to contact the authorities about you?

“Together for 24, legal for 5”

Since: Sep 07

Littleton, NH

#18 Jan 14, 2014
ampersand mdash wrote:
Looks like the Golem is going to get some company in hell.
Still haven't gotten over your crush after all these years?

“Equality marches on! ”

Since: Apr 08

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#19 Jan 14, 2014
Schultz wrote:
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Your creepy stalking is really starting to get scary. Do I need to contact the authorities about you?
Yes, report me to the German authorities.

“What Goes Around, Comes Around”

Since: Mar 07

Kansas City, MO.

#20 Jan 14, 2014
NE Jade wrote:
<quoted text>Yes, report me to the German authorities.
Now THAT was just too funny! ROTFL
Xavier Breath

Brooklyn, NY

#21 Jan 14, 2014
Absolutely wrote:
Sad, if he wasn't a [email protected], he'd probably be alive now leading a happy normal life.
Like you?

hahahahaha
ahahahhahaah
Straight Sh00ter

United States

#22 Jan 14, 2014
NE Jade wrote:
Really, you don't see me changing names and posting! Now stop acting up! You have followed me to three threads now!
Says the poster known as Poof.

“Take Topix Back From Trolls”

Since: Dec 08

El Paso, TX

#23 Jan 14, 2014
Straight Sh00ter wrote:
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Says the poster known as Poof.
Marriage equality is on its way to Kansas. You'd best start packin!

Since: Apr 09

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#25 Jan 15, 2014
Absolutely wrote:
Sad, if he wasn't a [email protected], he'd probably be alive now leading a happy normal life.
Yeah, retard, because heterosexuals never commit suicide...
Xerxes

Fairfax, VA

#26 Jan 15, 2014
Why?

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