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The Stonewall Rebellion: Debunking the Judy Garland Myth

The Stonewall Rebellion: Debunking the Judy Garland Myth

By Perry Brass | Oct 15
Many things have been said and written about "Stonewall," the historic confrontation in June 1969 after a police raid at the Stonewall Inn. Some of those things are just not true. For instance...

LGBT History Month: Lyon, Martin Paved the Way for Lesbians

LGBT History Month: Lyon, Martin Paved the Way for Lesbians

By Alex Madison | Oct 15
The stories of those who fought for equal rights in an earlier era seem to be more important than ever before. One such story is that of Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin, who ushered in the modern lesbian movement.

Fighting with Fruit: Anita Bryant's Long-Lasting Legacy

Fighting with Fruit: Anita Bryant's Long-Lasting Legacy

By Christiana Lilly | Oct 14
A banana cream pie was a part of one of the most iconic moments in the gay liberation movement.

LGBT History Month Celebrates 31 Icons

LGBT History Month Celebrates 31 Icons

Oct 9
Each day in October, a new LGBT Icon is featured with a video, bio, bibliography, downloadable images and other resources.

LGBT History Month: Fall of 1977 Part of Seminal Period in LGBT History

LGBT History Month: Fall of 1977 Part of Seminal Period in LGBT History

By Matthew S. Bajko | Oct 8
"You can't overstate enough how important 1977 was, from in the spring when we knew we were under attack by Anita Bryant, all the way into 1978," said oral historian Glenne McElhinney.

California Plans on Teaching LGBT History in Schools

California Plans on Teaching LGBT History in Schools

By Colton Wooten | Oct 4
California begins to choose which textbooks it will draw material for new curricula after becoming the first state to ever adopt LGBT history guidelines.

HRC Calls on Trump to Withdraw Anti-LGBTQ Nominee Jeff Mateer

HRC Calls on Trump to Withdraw Anti-LGBTQ Nominee Jeff Mateer

Sep 22
HRC called on the Trump-Pence administration to withdraw its nomination of Jeff Mateer, an anti-LGBTQ extremist recently put forward for a district judge appointment in Texas.

Lambda Archives 30th Anniversary :: Preserving and Celebrating LGBT History

Lambda Archives 30th Anniversary :: Preserving and Celebrating LGBT History

By Walter Meyer | Sep 9
This September, Lambda Archives proudly celebrates 30 years of preserving San Diego's LGBTQ community history.

BARchive: Saucy Sausalito

BARchive: Saucy Sausalito

By Michael Flanagan | Jul 23
If you have moved to the Bay Area recently, you no doubt think of Sausalito as a quaint touristy town - the perfect sort of place to take visiting relatives. It hasn't always been that way.

In Memoriam: Pride Pioneer and Scientist Alan Turing

In Memoriam: Pride Pioneer and Scientist Alan Turing

By Maria Dominguez | Jun 25
This Pride month, qnotes pays homage to one figure whose life and accomplishments set a golden precedent for the capabilities of LGBTQ people everywhere: Alan Turing, renowned scientist of many trades

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