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South Africa Aids

AIDS Group Issues Dire Warning About South Africa's Response To The Disease

AP | By LYNSEY CHUTEL | Posted 01.31.2015 | Healthy Living

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — In T-shirts boldly declaring "HIV Positive," members of the Treatment Action Campaign marked the 10th anniversary of their court...

Death For A Disability Grant

Pulitzer Center | Samantha Thornton | Posted 03.13.2013 | World

By Samantha Thornton for The Pulitzer Center. Jabu Van Niekerk is worried about the lives of the clients she serves through the Raphael Centre, an...

Love, Above All: Thank Heaven for Little Girls

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.12.2011 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

Life, Above All, a film set in a small South African township, offers a rare glimpse into a community ravaged not only by HIV/AIDS but prejudices that prevent addressing the problem.

South Africa Protesters March For US AIDS Funding

AP | ERIC NAKI | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

JOHANNESBURG — Thousands of South African protesters marched on the U.S. consulate Thursday to demand the U.S. increase its AIDS funding for Afr...

South African Women Still Second-Class Citizens

Alex Matthews | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alex Matthews

South Africa has a crisis of values in which men are brought up to believe they are entitled to treat women as objects to abuse, hurt, exploit, rape, harass, control and patronize.

South Africa Eliminates Funding For AIDS Vaccine Research

AP | MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — South Africa launched a high-profile trial of an AIDS vaccine created by its own researchers Monday, a proud moment in...

South African School Children Getting High On HIV Drugs

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Anti-retroviral drugs used to treat HIV/Aids are being bought and smoked by teenagers in South Africa to get high. Reports suggest that the drugs a...

Harvard Study: 365,000 Died Due To South Africa's Misguided AIDS Policies

The New York Times | Celia W. Dugger | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG -- A new study by Harvard researchers estimates that the South African government would have prevented the premature deaths of 365,000 pe...