Stonewall 50: Episode 3: "Say it Loud! Gay and Proud!"

Stonewall 50: Episode 3: "Say it Loud! Gay and Proud!"

Making Gay History | LGBTQ Oral Histories from the Archive - June 20, 2019 - 39:30

Like so many other acts of queer resistance, the 1969 Stonewall riots could have become a footnote in history. But the protests and organizing that followed launched a new phase in the fight for LGBTQ rights. Hear how queer anger found its voice and how joy propelled the first pride marches.Visit our episode webpage for background information, archival photos, and other resources.

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