Season 10: Episode 3: Sara Boesser

Season 10: Episode 3: Sara Boesser

Season 10: Episode 3: Sara Boesser

Making Gay History | LGBTQ Oral Histories from the Archive - March 10, 2022 - 19:43

From her home in Juneau, Alaska, Sara Boesser watched with alarm as the AIDS epidemic rolled across the lower 48 states, threatening lives and hard-won gay rights. The soft-spoken building inspector decided there was no time to waste. She became an activist and got to organizing.Visit our episode webpage for background information, archival photos, and other resources, as well as a transcript of the episode.

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