Tag Archives: doctors without borders

Syria: Medicine as a Weapon of Persecution

HollywoodNews.com: PLEASE STOP THE MADNESS – The Syrian regime is conducting a campaign of unrelenting repression against people wounded in demonstrations and the medical workers trying to treat them, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today. While MSF cannot work directly in Syria, it has[...]

Johnson & Johnson Slams Door to Increase Access to Treatment for People Living with HIV/AIDS

HollywoodNews.com: Do some good today. Help Doctors Without Borders bring lifesaving medical care to people in more than 60 countries. Despite continuing to earn record profits and a company credo that calls for putting patients first, on December 19, Johnson & Johnson continued to turn its back on people living[...]

“Living in Emergency” showcases doctors without borders

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Did you ever wonder what those Doctors Without Borders actually do? Now we know, thanks to director Mark Hopkins. “Living in Emergency” is Hopkins’ unprecedented documentary about Medecins sans Frontieres, the French group that translates in Doctors without Borders. We finally got a chance to see Hopkins’ work[...]

Wilco joins the Haiti movement

BY LINELLE SCHULTZ Wilco have joined the Haiti movement and are now offering two live concerts for download from their website in exchange for a $15 minimum donation that will go directly to Oxfam or Doctors Without Borders. One of the concerts available for download is a show from July 2009[...]