AIDS: From Ryan White to Today's Silent Epidemic
Rates of H.I.V. infection have fallen in many places, but the AIDS crisis persists in some parts of the country. What can be learned from history – and specifically the story of Ryan White?
View full episodes at PBS.org/RetroReport.
More Stories From Retro Report on PBS
The role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons, once at the center of a moral panic, is now seen as a counterbalance to the problem of screen addiction.
Some cities are trying to help poor children succeed by having their families move to middle-income, so-called “opportunity areas” – an idea that was once politically impossible.
Efforts to clamp down on White House leaks to the press follow a pattern that was set during the Nixon era after the publication of the Pentagon Papers.
The #MeToo movement is shedding renewed light on sexual harassment at work. The fight has a decades-long history.