Personal Story

Susan Libby’s Combat Anti-Semitism Story During the AIDS Epidemic

August 17, 2020

Susan Libby, a Jewish health worker in Chicago in the midst of the 1980s AIDS epidemic, found herself facing conspiracy theories about Jews intentionally spreading the virus to African-Americans. Susan’s story took place in 1989, but unfortunately, this kind of anti-Semitism still happens today in the era of COVID-19. Watch and share Susan’s story.