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Gay Rights: 30 Years After Stonewall

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Gay Rights: 30 Years After Stonewall

Gay Rights: 30 Years After Stonewall

Gay Rights: 30 Years After Stonewall

Only Available in Archive Formats.

GUESTS: ADAM NAGOURNEY Co-author, Out for Good:The Struggle to Build a Gay Rights Movement in America (Simon & Schuster l999) Journalist, The New York Times Magazine LILLIAN FADERMAN Author, To Believe in Women:What Lesbians Have Done for America—A History (Houghton Mifflin l999) Teacher, English & Lesbian Studies at California State University at Fresno Thirty years ago in a bar in Greenwich village, a group of gay men decided they'd had enough of police harassment, and a raid turned into a riot. Since then, the Stonewall Uprising has come to be considered the watershed event that got the gay rights movement going. Thirty years after Stonewall, gays have made tremendous strides in some areas, but social acceptance in the American mainstream still seems a long way away. Join Ray Suarez and guests for a look at the history of the gay rights movement in America.

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