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Harvey Milk's name appears among engraved names during a World AIDS Day commemoration event in 2015 at the National AIDS Memorial Grove in San Francisco. More than 700,000 people have died from AIDS in the U.S. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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The Coronavirus Crisis

'They Know What A Pandemic Is': HIV Survivors See Similarities To AIDS Epidemic

The coronavirus pandemic feels eerily familiar to people who faced the AIDS crisis. It triggers memories of confusion over how the disease is transmitted and huge numbers of people dying quickly.

Harvest Moon Poolside
Crazy Quilt Brad Medlau
opal ocean slenderbodies
Sapphire Bonobo
Cutscene 1 RAC
Eve II (ODESZA remix) Emancipator
San Francisco Knights People Under the Stairs
No Surprises Radiohead
Swimming Pool Kendrick Lamar

LouAnn Woodward, who leads the University of Mississippi Medical Center, supports a statewide mask mandate. But she says state leaders are "in a pickle," based on medical advice against popular opposition. Joe Ellis/UMMC Photography hide caption

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Mississippi On Track To Become No. 1 State For New Coronavirus Cases Per Capita

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Hard to Be David Bazan
Pygmy Up Sunsquabi
Moon Rocks LRKR
The Trio Still Corners
No City Aesop Rock
Cream on Chrome Ratatat

Harvey Milk's name appears among engraved names during a World AIDS Day commemoration event in 2015 at the National AIDS Memorial Grove in San Francisco. More than 700,000 people have died from AIDS in the U.S. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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'They Know What A Pandemic Is': HIV Survivors See Similarities To AIDS Epidemic

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Into the Sea Album Leaf
Blue Skies Noah and the Whale

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