lgbtq history Tag Archive

Guide to the DOs and DON’T-YOU-DAREs of LGBTQ Vocabulary

What is the right way to refer to LGBTQ people? In this ever-evolving world where the LGBTQ acronym keeps expanding and contracting and certain words go from derogatory to...

Trans Soul Singer Jackie Shane, Dead at 78, Had Groundbreaking Career

Trans Soul Singer Jackie Shane, who died at her Nashville home in February 2019, insisted on performing and living life on her own terms — until she suddenly vanished. Back in...

Stonewall Inn Becomes First National Gay Monument

Monday evening the Stonewall Inn was dedicated as a national monument, 47 years after gays turned a police raid of the bar into a gay riot. Now in the wake of marriage equality,...