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Impact of Mandela's AIDS Admission on S. Africa

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Impact of Mandela's AIDS Admission on S. Africa

Global Health

Impact of Mandela's AIDS Admission on S. Africa

Impact of Mandela's AIDS Admission on S. Africa

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Tony Cox speaks with CNN correspondent Charlayne Hunter-Gault, reporting from the network's Johannesberg, South Africa bureau, about the impact of the announcement by former president Nelson Mandela that his son has died of AIDS-related complications. South Africa is ravaged by AIDS, and the announcement could have a huge impact in a nation where families feel ostracized for admitting a family member is stricken with the immune system disease.