Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt

Compare and contrast

World Aids Day, 2005

In Buenos Aires, the Obelisco was covered by a giant pink condom.

In Washington, D.C., President Bush announced an initiative to help identify and reach out to faith-based organizations that provide much of the health care in the developing world, and help them obtain access to U.S. assistance.

Something tells me that this means pretty much nothing at all. Faith-based Aids help? What, pray for forgiveness before you die? I can't see WorldVision et al doing much in the way of educating Third World peoples in proper condom use...

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