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The Real Reagan Record on AIDS

Peter Huber at City Journal has an excellent corrective to the narrative, accepted as gospel among liberals/progressives, that the Reagan Administration did nothing about the AIDS crisis that erupted during the Reagan years and was only tamed in the 1990s with the advent of drugs that ended AIDS’ status as an automatic death sentence. Reagan’s record on AIDS is certainly not above criticism, particularly the President’s hesitance to address it from the personal bully pulpit of the White House.
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