A President in Denial, a Ravaged Nation Denied Hope (August 10, 2007)
Katherine Butler, Foreign Editor of the British newspaper The Independent, laments the firing of South Africa's deputy health minister, the county’s most powerful and outspoken proponent of improving access to HIV treatment; article includes a statement from the fired minister.
In The Independent
"This Proves Mbeki Is an AIDS Dissident" (September 26, 2003)
In yet another impressive display of his ignorance about HIV, the president of South Africa, where over five million people have the virus, says he doesn't know anybody who has died of AIDS.
In The Daily News (Zambia)
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