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Surviving & Thriving: AIDS, Politics, and Culture

America Responds to AIDS

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It might take more than motherwit to tell my children what to do about AIDS, 1980s

Using a colloquial term for the seemingly innate knowledge of parenthood, this poster reminded families, especially mothers, to seek more information on facing the new threat of AIDS.

  • Publisher(s):
    Centers for Disease Control
  • Type:
Blue tinted photograph of an African American mother next to her daughter and son.