June 5, 2021 marked 40 years since AIDS first emerged in the gay community. After the government and most of society ignored the growing epidemic, ACT UP formed in 1987 to change the course of the country’s response. ACT UP was one of the successful and unconventional activist organization in our history. This month we talk with Sarah Schulman, a journalist and active member of ACT UP, about her new book, “Let The Record Show.” It’s a comprehensive record of this incredible organization and the heroes to caused the country to act and respond to AIDS.
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