Law And The Gay Rights Story

Author: Walter Frank
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813568722
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But he also tells the story of those individuals who were willing to make waves by fighting for those rights, taking enormous personal risks at a time when the tide of public opinion was against them.

Gay Rights At The Ballot Box

Author: Amy L. Stone
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 0816675473
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Explores the history and evolution of the gay rights movement, focusing on activists' campaigns to prevent numerous anti-gay ballot measures from becoming law.

The Gay Revolution

Author: Lillian Faderman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451694113
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A defining account, this is the most complete and authoritative book of its kind.

Women In The Barracks

Author: Philippa Strum
Size: 27.47 MB
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Discusses the landmark 1989 discrimination case in which a female applicant brought suit against Virginia Military Institute for alleged gender bias, discussing the history of the academy, the course of the case--from first complaint to ...

The Right To Be Parents

Author: Carlos A. Ball
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814739326
Size: 23.29 MB
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Carlos A. Ball chronicles the stories of LGBT parents who, in seeking to gain legal recognition of and protection for their relationships with their children, have fundamentally changed how American law defines and regulates parenthood.

Victory Deferred

Author: John-Manuel Andriote
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226020495
Size: 44.77 MB
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He tells the truly remarkable story of how a health crisis pushed a disjointed jumble of local activists to become a nationally visible and politically powerful civil rights movement, a full-fledged minority group challenging the authority ...

Boys Like Us

Author: Patrick Merla
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Twenty-eight of the nation's most-admired gay writers, including Edmund White, Alan Gurganus, and Andrew Holleran, along with rising talents, present never-before-published tales of their coming out, spanning the years 1949 to 1995. 25,000 ...

Homo Domesticus

Author: David Valdes Greenwood
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 0786731915
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This is a radiant, whimsical testament to love and commitment by today's “gay Erma Bombeck” (NPR).

One More River To Cross

Author: Keith Boykin
Publisher: Anchor Books
ISBN: 9780385479837
Size: 56.38 MB
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Uses interviews with ministers, gay political leaders, and Black lesbians and gay men to clear up misconceptions about gay racism and Black homophobia and find a common ground Against a backdrop of civil rights and the black experience in ...

The Culture Of Desire

Author: Frank Browning
Publisher: Vintage
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How is that culture transmitted? And how is it likely to survive the depradations of homophobia and AIDS? These questions are explored by Browning, a reporter for NPR.