Stigma: The Silent Killer
Call Number: 362.1969792 S855 DVD (Room 105)
Publication Date: 2008
A BET news special that examines the challenges faced by Blacks living with HIV including how stigma impacts personal relationships among families and HIV-positive individuals. The program also addresses how some Black religious leaders have reacted to the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in their communities and how Black churches have addressed the HIV epidemic. Additionally, the show highlights the role that the media and entertainment industries have played in encouraging stigma.