Stonewall

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
5.2.19
News

japan refuses to overrule their trans sterilisation law

A missed opportunity.
Frankie Dunn
1.25.19
lgbt icon

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

​filling in the gaps of the gay experience

Wayne Dhesi’s RUComingOut website 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
11.22.15
Film

stonewall's johnny beauchamp is "a trans and queer ally"

Stonewall’s breakout actor Jonny Beauchamp schools us in self-expression.
11.6.15
News

​we stand #withjak and stonewall ahead of national coming out day

A new campaign tells the story of Jak, who was kicked out for being gay, but found help from Stonewall through his school.
Charlotte Gush
10.8.15
Culture

how legal equality brought on new challenges for gay men

​From white-washing Stonewall’s history to living secret lives of sex, drugs and addiction, there’s never been a worse time for gay men to be free…
Cliff Joannou
10.2.15
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