By Dennis Daniel (Comptroller, Smart + Strong)

Rachel Maddow, former ACT UP member and current MSNBC TV host, spotlighted the 25th anniversary of ACT UP on her show.

Watch the segment:

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In the segment, she not only covers the history of ACT UP, but also its current demands for a tax to end AIDS.

Watch our video coverage of the ACT UP 25 protest:

Before her media career, Maddow was an AIDS activist. Her 2009 POZ interview details that part of her life. Kudos to Maddow for dedicating air time to HIV.