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One Photograph That Will Restore Your Hope In The Fight For Equality

One Photograph That Will Restore Your Hope In The Fight For Equality

They call them the 'Greatest Generation' for a reason.

Sailors. WW 2 (please follow minkshmink on pinterest) #sailors #gaysailors #hotsailor

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Miners Strike: When the gay community stood up for the miners.   Pride, a movie about the unlikely miners' strike link up between London based gays & lesbians is now celebrated in film.The activists saw the miners as another group who were seemingly being ostracised by society, particularly after Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher labelled the strikers “the enemy within''

Miners Strike: When the gay community stood up for the miners

Pride, a movie about the unlikely miners' strike link up between London based gays and lesbians is due to be on our cinema screens later this year

10 Hilarious Gay Pulp Fiction Covers | G Philly

10 Hilarious Gay Pulp Fiction Covers | G Philly

Gut-splitting covers from gay pulp fiction novels from the '50s, '60s and '70s.

Philadelphia Gay Pride Parade, 1972 | 1970s Aesthetic

1970s Aesthetic

Philadelphia Gay Pride Parade, 1972

U.S. Officers of the New York Tactical Police Force move into the Stonewall Inn to disperse rioters, sparked after patrons of the gay bar (which was illegal, like all others like it) chose to resist a raid by plainclothes police, Greenwich Village, NYC, 1969

1969: Officers of the New York Tactical Police Force move into the Stonewall Inn to disperse rioters, sparked after patrons of the gay bar (which was illegal, like all others like it) chose to resist a raid by plainclothes police instead of submitting to a

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19 Powerful Photos From The Early Struggle For LGBT Rights - BuzzFeed News

19 Powerful Photos From The Early Struggle For LGBT Rights

19 Powerful Photos From The Early Struggle For LGBT Rights - BuzzFeed News

Silvia Rivera is one of the foremothers of the trans rights movement, founder of STAR (the Street Transvestite Action Revolutionary project) along with Marsha P. Johnson and one of the early figures of "gay liberation" who was subsumed into the gay/lesbian movement by history.

Womyn's Herstory Month: Sylvia Rivera

As March is Womyn's Herstory Month I plan to feature one Latina each week that you must know about. Last week it was Latinegra/Afra-Cubana Magia MC. Today it is activist Sylvia Rivera. Sylvia was an activist, radical woman of Color, and a survivor in all ways you can imagine. A Puerto Rican-Venezualen transgender woman and self-identified drag queen living in NYC who at the age of 3 was raised in kinship-care, she was vocal, persistent, and demanded that the rights of all people be granted…

Transvestites having drinks in the Eldorado club that was not hidden away but celebrated in the golden age of the gay bar and club scene in Weimar Berlin. It was a hot spot for high society and partying until dawn was the norm.

Transvestites having drinks in the Eldorado club that was not hidden away but celebrated in the golden age of the gay bar and club scene in Weimar Berlin. It was a hot spot for high society and partying until dawn was the norm.