31 Dec

Justine Sacco: Aids Is No Laughing Matter

This so-called public relations executive exercised even more poor decision making by offering these comments en route to South Africa, the week following the burial of world leader and civil rights icon Nelson Mandela. To suggest that the HIV/AIDS crisis in Africa is due to unprotected sex diminishes the seriousness of the crisis. Millions of people are dying each year from HIV in Africa. Nearly 15 percent of South Africa’s population is HIV positive, that’s almost 6 million people. Her tweet demonstrates that she knows very little about the HIV/AIDS crisis in Africa.
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