Cleve Jones

Cleve Jones

Cleve Jones is an American AIDS and LGBT rights activist. He conceived the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt which has become, at 54 tons, the world's largest piece of community folk art as of 2009. In 1983, at the onset of the AIDS pandemic Jones co-founded the San Francisco AIDS Foundation which has grown into one of the largest and most influential People with AIDS advocacy organizations in the United States. Wikipedia*

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Cleve Jones has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 4,191 views per program. Most appearances with Eleanor Holmes Norton (2), Troy Perry (2), Cathy Marino-Thomas (2). Most common tag: LGBTQ.

Appearances by Title:c. October 7, 1998 - Present Activist, AIDS Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • Open Phones with Cleve Jones

    Open Phones with Cleve Jones

    Cleve Jones, author of When We Rise: My Life in the Movement, talked about his book and responded to viewer comments on the…

  • Pro Same-Sex Marriage Rally

    Pro Same-Sex Marriage Rally

    Supporters of same-sex marriage held a rally outside the Supreme Court, on the first day it considered two cases on the…

  • National Equality Rally

    National Equality Rally

    Activists held a rally in support of equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in all matters governed by civil law in all…

  • Millennium March for Equality

    Millennium March for Equality

    Participants gathered to promote equality and equal rights for members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered…

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