White Man's Disease

A reference to the predominance of adult white males among suicide victims
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I wanted to show that HIV was coming home in the form of a young mother," she said, adding that until then, people thought of AIDS as "a gay white man's disease.
Lewis-Thornton, who was infected by her lover at age 23, challenged the widely held belief that AIDS is a gay White man's disease, and has since authored a book, Amazing Grace: Letters Along the Way, that discusses her ordeal.
And there's still a misconception out there that it (HIV/ AIDS) is a gay white man's disease.