BBC News: Church Rejects Plea on Condoms
News report on announcement of the Catholic Church in southern Africa that condoms are a misguided and immoral weapon in the fight against AIDS.
BBC News: EU Criticises Vatican's Condom 'Bigotry'
The European Union criticised the Catholic Church for its stand on the use of condoms to fight HIV.
BBC News: Vatican in HIV Condom Row
Reports on criticism of the Catholic Church for telling countries with high HIV rates that condoms are permeable to the virus.
BBC Panorama: Condoms - The Science
Scientific background and review of claims and counter-claims on condom effectiveness and safety.
BBC Panorama: Condoms at Carnaval
About promotion of safe sex at Rio carnival in 2004, where Samba music played while huge spiky HIV viruses danced next to oversized condoms.
BBC Panorama: Vatican - Condoms Don't Stop HIV
About the Catholic Church's effort to tell people in countries stricken by AIDS not to use condoms because they have tiny holes in them.
Seattle Catholic - The Wisdom of Bishop Cawcutt
Essay of support for the South African bishop who made statements directly opposed to the Roman Catholic Church's teaching on contraception, fornication and homosexuality when he recommended proper condom use as a means of fighting the spread of AIDS.