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A group at the 2007 AIDS Walk. (Bennel/Flickr)
A group at the 2007 AIDS Walk. (Bennel/Flickr)

On the 25th anniversary of the Boston AIDS Walk, we look back at the years when AIDS was a silent epidemic and a definite death sentence and examine whether there is still a silence about those suffering with AIDS today.


  • Rebecca Haag, president and CEO of AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts and the executive director of the Washington D.C.-based AIDS Action
  • Gary Bailey, clinical associate professor at Simmons School of Health Science and AIDS education expert
  • Wilfred Labiosa, project director for Casa Esperanza, a substance Abuse and HIV/AIDS prevention program

This program aired on June 4, 2010.

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