Topics :: Stonewall

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Out of the Bars, Into the Streets

By Ian Maloney | Jun 28
Almost everyone, especially those of us in the LGBT community, have heard of The Stonewall Inn, and the Stonewall Riots that were the catalyst that sparked the gay rights movement as we know it today.

2014 Stonewall Pride Parade :: June 21, 2014

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 23
There was a lot of support for the LGBT community as people came out to enjoy the Stonewall Pride Parade.

Stonewall After Party @ The Manor :: June 21, 2014

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 23
The fun continued after the Stonewall Pride Parade with a fun after party. Check out the photos.

2014 Stonewall Festival @ Wilton Manors :: June 21, 2014

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 22
It may have been a rainy day, but that didn't stop anyone from having a fantastic time at the Stonewall Festival. Check out these photos from this great event.

Stonewall Activist Storme DeLarverie Dies at 93

PRIDE | By Deepti Hajela | May 28
Storme DeLarverie, a lesbian activist who took part in the New York Stonewall riots in 1969 that started the gay rights movement in the United States, has died. She was 93.

Stonewall Honors Prominent Women Leaders and Unsung Heroes

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 16
In a special ceremony on Friday, April 11 at Union Square Ballroom, the Stonewall Community Foundation honored prominent women leaders and unsung heroes who create lasting legacies for the LGBTQ community.

Ex-Gay Group Sues Over London’s Pro-Gay Bus Ads

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 17
A Christian group has filed a lawsuit against Transport for London, attempting to remove billboards on double-decker buses that tell people who don’t like gays to "get over it."

A Long Way From Stonewall, and Sometimes a Slog

NATIONAL | By Calvin Woodward | Jun 27
From Stonewall in New York in 1969 to the marble walls of the Supreme Court, the push to advance gay rights has moved forward, often glacially but recently at a quickening pace.

Gay Rights Backers See History in Obama’s Stand

NATIONAL | By David B. Caruso | May 11
At a birthplace of the gay rights movement, patrons of New York City’s Stonewall Inn said they felt like they were living history. In Wyoming, the mother of a man beaten to death because of his sexuality said words couldn’t express her gratitude.

Stonewall Uprising :: Filmmakers make ’gay history American history’

TELEVISION | By M. M. Adjarian | Apr 21
The Stonewall Riots are ’the Rosa Parks moment’ for gay rights. Stonewall Uprising, a recent doc film (to be aired on PBS & released on DVD) about the event, re-examines the event. EDGE spoke to directors Kate Davis & David Heilbroner about their film.

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