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The Stonewall riots (also referred to as the Stonewall upris...

wikipedia - 29 Jun 2018
The Stonewall riots (also referred to as the Stonewall uprising or the Stonewall rebellion) were a series of spontaneous, violent demonstrations by members of the gay (LGBT) community[note 1] against a police raid that took place in the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn, located in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. They are widely considered to constitute the single most important event leading to the gay liberation movement and the
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Yankees to commemorate Stonewall Riots

New York Post - 08 Aug 2018
CHICAGO — The Yankees are in the process of planning events during the 2019 season in and out of Yankee Stadium that will commemorate the Stonewall Riots' 50th anniversary, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The Stonewall Riots ...
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Yankees Confirm Plans For '19 Stonewall Riots Celebration

SportsBusiness Daily - 10 Aug 2018
The Yankees have confirmed that they are "developing a series of events next season tied to the celebration of the Stonewall riots," according to Billy Witz of the N.Y. TIMES. That comes after earlier this week reported the Yankees would ...
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French Tribune - 19 Aug 2018
gay rights movement leaders 1960s. The gay liberation movement of the late 1960s through the mid-1980s urged lesbians and gay.Sometimes the term gay liberation movement is even used synonymously or interchangeably with the term gay rights ...
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Finally, Some Gay Pride From the Yankees

New York Times - 09 Aug 2018
But faced with the potential embarrassment of being the only major league team never to have held a pride night at a game, the Yankees are developing a series of events next season tied to the celebration of the Stonewall riots, a team spokesman said, ...
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Drag balls: How striking a pose became political

BBC News - 20 Aug 2018
By the 1970s and 80s, progress was being made in Western LGBT equality – propelled by 1969's Stonewall Riots in Manhattan, which were instigated by drag queens and lesbians of colour. However, New York's ball culture shone the spotlight on ...
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PRIDE in Toledo—LGBTQ Celebration's History and Meaning

Toledo City Paper - 15 Aug 2018
At 1am on June 28, 1969 at The Stonewall Inn in New York City, police raided the gay-friendly bar. Such raids were, sadly, not uncommon at the time. But that night, a long simmering tension over unjust police treatment—targeting homosexuals and trans ...
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Gay Place

Austin Chronicle - 09 Aug 2018
2018 marks the eve of the Stonewall Riots' 50th anniversary – that's next year and we can only imagine what the celebrations will look like. For those in need of a quick history lesson, the 1969 riots – led by trans women of color, lesbians, and gay ...
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JTF Troopers & NSGB Residents celebrate LGBT Pride Month

DVIDS (press release) - 16 Aug 2018
LGBT Pride Month is currently celebrated each year in the month of June to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City. The Stonewall riots are largely regarded as a tipping point for the Gay Liberation Movement in the United States. The purpose of ...
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Arts Guide: What's coming to Houston museums

Houston Chronicle - 17 Aug 2018
13 SideBYSide: Robert Hodge/Nathaniel Donnett: Works by two of Houston's leading multi-disciplinary artists. Houston Museum of African-American Culture. Through June 29. 27 Stonewall 50: A show inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, ...
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FAQ City: Why Is Charlotte Pride In August, Not June?

WFAE - 14 Aug 2018
It marks the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots in New York, which happened in 1969. That's why most major cities like New York, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco - they all celebrate Pride in June. So why is Charlotte different? Well as it turns out, it ...
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Foundation awards more than $17000 in Spring 2018 Mini-Grants

Seminole State College (press release) - 09 Aug 2018
Dianna Campbell (Arts & Communications): $2,000 to commission choral work for the Stonewall riots commemoration event. Grace Gonzalez & Andrea Harrison (Student Affairs – Altamonte Springs): $524.72 for a privacy screen to secure student information.
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Snapshot: Pride Austin Parade

Austin Chronicle - 16 Aug 2018
Donald Trump and much of his administration embody the antithesis of pro-equality movements that picked up speed the world over after the 1969 Stonewall riots. But no number of haters in power have silenced our LGBTQ communities and their allies, and ...
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French Tribune - 20 Aug 2018
Lgbt culture in eugene, oregon predates the stonewall riots in new york in 1969, but that event coincided efforts in lane county, oregon, to support and celebrate lgbt people.Even though eugene has been rated on lists of cities friendly to lgbt. Oregon ...
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French Tribune - 20 Aug 2018
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