Russian Aids denialism spreads via online social networks

Activists form a red ribbon, the symbol of the worldwide campaign against Aids, in 2010. Photo: ReutersActivists form a red ribbon, the symbol of the worldwide campaign against Aids, in 2010. Photo: ReutersThe appointment of former president Thabo Mbeki as chancellor of one of the highest institutions in South Africa on March 1 has drawn much international attention. Mbeki has been sharply criticized for being a champion of Aids denialism and held responsible for numerous deaths through his policies regarding antiretroviral drugs. Read more

 

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