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Surviving & Thriving: AIDS, Politics, and Culture

Harm Reduction/Clean Needles

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Don’t share needles, Don’t get stuck with AIDS, 1988

The grim image here makes a straightforward connection between needle-sharing, AIDS, and death. Campaigns like this one relied on fear as a motivator for people to take steps towards safer practice.

  • Publisher(s):
    Michigan Department of Public Health AIDS Prevention Program
  • Type:
Drawing of a vertical needle with a purple skull and crossbones where the handle is, on a black background.