Considered the begining of the international gay right movement, this was a series of violent demonstrations in New York City after a police raid on a gay bar, the Stonewall Inn.
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NPR - 40 Years Later, Stonewall Riots Remembered
Audio from the radio program, with listener responses.
Stonewall Riots 40th Anniversary: Footprints in Gay History
AARP TV walks with LGBT leaders and some Stonewall veterans on a tour of the neighborhood where the riots took place. Also includes articles and videos related to the event.
Stonewall Riots, Drag Queens, and Judy Garland
Connecting the funeral of Judy Garland and hippie patrons to the Stonewall incident.
Wikipedia - Stonewall riots
Background on what was then called homophile activism, the history behind the Stonewall Inn, and events during and after the riots.
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