HIV

AIDS Denialism………Yep That’s a Thing (Australian Skeptics National Convention 2015)

November 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

In the early days of the AIDS epidemic many bizarre and dangerous ideas were advanced regarding the origin of the disease and its cause. Since the discovery of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) these conspiracy theories, which once filled the void left by the lack of information, have all but vanished. Over the past three decades HIV has been the subject of intense scientific research which has resulted in effective treatments, rapid HIV tests, and promising cures. Yet unbelievably there [...]

My talk on AIDS Denialism at QED 2015

April 28, 2015 // 2 Comments

SkeptiCamp was a one-day conference that celebrates the fantastic work done by grass roots skeptics and activists the day before QED starts. This year, the conference adopted the Ignite presentation model of “lightning talks” where presentations were capped at ten minutes and each slide in your presentation was set to automatically advance after 20 seconds. I gave an introduction to AIDS Denialism and why more attention needs to be brought to it. Support Myles through Patreon [...]

#072 – Conversation with the Author of an AIDs Denialist Book

April 12, 2015 // 2 Comments

Myles and James sat down with Steven Ransom, author of the AIDs denying book ‘The Truth about HIV”. We explored Steven’s opinions about the existence of the Virus that is the causative agent of AIDs. Steven’s position is that the virus doesn’t exist, even when confronted by evidence. Steven is a sign of failure in the ability of scientist to tell people exactly how and why they work. An example of one such failure that has the potential to lead to the unnecessary [...]

9GAG and the AIDS Cure

July 5, 2014 // 0 Comments

9GAG recently posted an image on their Facebook page that referenced a patent for an AIDS cure. I could go into detail about how this AIDS cure is bullshit, and how the 105,047 people who liked this post are idiots but I am far too lazy. Instead I simply ran my own google searches to find patents that show how ridiculous these people [...]

Debunking the AIDS Denialist Movie House of Numbers – Part 9 – Final Thoughts

June 15, 2014 // 6 Comments

In this video Myles discusses why he made these videos and some of the things that have happened over the past 6 months. Celia Ingrid Farber comments Who is Myles Power, and who is funding him? Can somebody find out? And why does everybody care so much? Is it a matter of libel cases that need to be considered? If so, put him on notice of libel. Ask Clark Baker for an assessment. The AIDS myth unraveled Rethinking AIDS A letter from a former AIDS denialist Number-Gate STATE ORIGIN: The Evidence [...]