Why Do People Still Think Magic Johnson Doesn't Have HIV?

Twenty-Five Years After the NBA Icon Publicly Disclosed His Status, Conspiracy Theories Continue to Play Front and Center

    Magic Johnson
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    Kellee Terrell

    Kellee Terrell


    Kellee Terrell is the former news editor of TheBody. Her articles and interviews have appeared in Teen Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Al Jazeera, Essence, The Root, The Advocate, and HelloBeautiful.