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'Beats Per Minute' :: France's AIDS Biopic

'Beats Per Minute' :: France's AIDS Biopic

By Chris Carpenter | Nov 11
A number of powerful films depicting the early years of the HIV/AIDS crisis are rightly considered classics. We can now add to this list Robin Campillo's excellent addition, "BPM (Beats Per Minute)."

Muscle Manifest :: Bob Mizer's Legacy Revived in New Physique Pictoral

Muscle Manifest :: Bob Mizer's Legacy Revived in New Physique Pictoral

By John F. Karr | Nov 5
Boy, did I sell Dennis Bell short. Bell, the owner of the entire Athletic Model Guild catalogue, is the visionary founder of the Bob Mizer Foundation. His latest means of marketing invaluable archival material is to revive AMG's "Physique Pictorial."

LGBT History Cruise to Stop in Anti-Gay Jamaica

LGBT History Cruise to Stop in Anti-Gay Jamaica

By Cynthia Laird | Nov 5
A history cruise that San Francisco's GLBT Historical Society is participating in will make a stop in Jamaica, one of the most anti-gay countries in the world.

Sharing Stories of the LGBT Journey

Sharing Stories of the LGBT Journey

By William E. Kelly | Oct 29
The sacred ground of the freedoms we enjoy today were built on the pain and suffering of those who came before us.

1954 Miami Murder Leads to 'Homosexual Panic'

1954 Miami Murder Leads to 'Homosexual Panic'

By Graham Brunk | Oct 22
The 'Homosexual Panic' that started in the 1950s can be traced back to one event - the murder of Eastern Airlines Flight Attendant William T. Simpson in August of 1954.

LGBT History Month: LGBT History Curriculum Choices Expand

LGBT History Month: LGBT History Curriculum Choices Expand

By Matthew S. Bajko | Oct 22
Over the last decade, as more and more educators have sought to teach LGBT history lessons, their curriculum choices have expanded.

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.

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