29th anniversary of Stonewall Riots...

jeff's picture

You should take some time and read this Wikipedia page today, if you can:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stonewall_riots

Today is the 29th year since the Stonewall riots on this day. It is why gay pride events happen in June. And, one of the major events in gay history that have brought us so far and so fast...

msquared's picture

Gay history has got to be

Gay history has got to be 10,000 times more interesting than US history. If I had to choose between tariffs and transsexuals....

But really, Stonewall is just...wow. It's so awe-inspiring that this amazing event that's changed history wasn't planned or predicted or anything. It just happened. And bar raids had been going on for years, yet no one had done anything until then. Gah, I'm proud to be a Gaymerican.

“Never forget! The higher we soar, the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly.”
-Friedrich Nietzsche

Azul's picture

Whoa. That was like the

Whoa. That was like the thesis of my freshman year research paper.

Pretty hardcore. I wanna be involved in something like that. And meet a man and fall in love and get married... and oh, I'm such a loser...