Coming out was a core value of gay liberation, but trade unions interpreted attempts at self-organisation by minority groups as divisive.
Tag: LGBT History
Conservatives exploited homophobia to discredit opposition to Section 28, leaving Labour ambivalent to outright opposition.
In Bolivia, political allegiances and competing priorities have shaped movements for equality for LGBTI Bolivians, and thus, their histories.
Female bisexuality generates both particularly intense anger and fetishization that demand greater historical attention.
Rosalind Rosenberg describes Pauli Murray’s struggles with her gender identity and demonstrates that Murray was truly a person ahead of her time.
Conservative resistance to government funding for AIDS education was racialized and sexualized.
The Divorce Act of 1968 led Canadian judges to create a legal category to describe sex between women.