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AIDS #98759

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 05, 1985
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(Studio) FDA (Food and Drug Administration) warning to men engaged in homosexual activity since 1977 against donating blood due to possible acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) contamination reported; discovery of AIDS virus at Rajneeshpuram, OR, religious commune reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Portland, OR) Cult's precautions against AIDS, dismissed by experts, described, shown. [Commune spokesperson Ma Prem ISABELL - notes medical community's ignorance about AIDS.] Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh's obsession with AIDS and encouragement of celibacy among followers noted. [July 17, BHAGWAN - predicts AIDS will consume world.]
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Kashiwahara, Ken
Duration:
00:01:50

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