Stonewall

Culture

"The kids know what they're doing": Protesters on 50 years of LGBT+ activism

A handful of historic Gay Liberation Front radicalists chart the evolution of a revolution, and look towards the future of sustainable activism.
Zoya Raza-Sheikh
7.30.20
Art

this exhibit examines how a new generation of artists remember stonewall

'Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewall' features 28 LGBTQ artists who were born after the 1969 uprising.
Brittany Natale
6.14.19
Film

'the lavender scare' reminds us of an often forgotten time in u.s. history

i-D talks to Josh Howard, the director of the award-winning documentary, about the dangerous policies that put LGBTQ lives at risk and how we are still dealing with them today.
Erica Euse
6.7.19
Culture

nothing about us, without us: 50 years of stonewall

On the 28th of June 1969 a spontaneous riot outside the Stonewall Inn in New York City sparked a seismic change in gay liberation. Fifty years on, the elders of the SAGE LGBT advocacy group have a new fight on their hands.
Ryan White
6.4.19
News

marsha p. johnson and sylvia rivera are finally getting a monument in nyc

The installation will commemorate 50 years since the Stonewall Riots.
Mahoro Seward
5.30.19
Art

'art after stonewall' examines a crucial moment in lgbtq history

The two-part exhibit commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots with work by Nan Goldin, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Catherine Opie.
Nadja Sayej
5.1.19
News

japan refuses to overrule their trans sterilization law

A missed opportunity.
Frankie Dunn
1.25.19
screen

the story of visionary lgbt rights activist marsha p. johnson just arrived on netflix

In 1969, Marsha P., a black trans woman, famously fought back against riot police who raided the Stonewall Inn, sparking the modern fight for LGBT rights.
Tom Rasmussen
10.6.17
Culture

the website filling the gaps in the coming out narrative

RUComingOut, Wayne Dhesi’s online community, provides a document of the stories that make up the lives of LGBT people today.
Jake Hall
7.13.16
News

​obama names stonewall inn the first ever lgbtq national monument in america

In a short film, POTUS gives a history lesson on the importance of the LGBTQ bar from which ‘riots became protests, protests became a movement’ for LGBTQ rights.
Charlotte Gush
6.27.16
News

gareth pugh, princess julia, ed marler and more show their #absolutpride

Partnering with the vodka brand, bespoke bottles have been designed by London's best and brightest designers in aid of Gay Pride this weekend!
Lynette Nylander
6.22.16
News

​tangerine’s mya taylor to star in marsha p johnson biopic

Grace Dunham will also appear in Happy Birthday, Marsha!, which follows the legendary trans artist and activist just before the 1969 Stonewall riots that started the gay rights movement.
Charlotte Gush
11.23.15
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