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Vincent Gray heckled by D.C. HIV/AIDS activists (#DMVReads)

Mayor Vincent Gray, pictured speaking to a Dupont Circle crowd on World AIDS Day in 2011, was heckled during a Monday speech at the International AIDS Conference’s Global Village for not doing enough to combat the disease in the District. (Tracy A. Woodward/The Washington Post)

In addition to housing for people with HIV, D.C. resident Larry Bryant questioned the city’s overall response to the epidemic. ... Bryant stressed, however, that he feels the Gray administration has not done enough to tackle socio-economic and other underlying issues that further contribute to the epidemic’s impact among disproportionately affected communities.”

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