St. Louis’s LGBTQ communities have generally reproduced patterns of racial polarization, but the region’s queer geography also complicates this picture.
Tag: United States history
Does the question of language get to the heart of trans history as a field?
Surviving records from the FBI’s “Sex Deviates” files are now available online.
Even in death a Republican-appointed judge wanted to be remembered for his stance against pornography.
Interview by Christopher Michael Elias For nearly four decades, the Federal Bureau of Investigation used the so-called Sex Deviates Program to investigate and badger gay men and women in the United States. That harassment was justified by the belief that homosexuals posed a security risk in two ways: their behavior […]
My grandparents helped pave the way for virtual trysts.
When does sex become a political weapon?