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Gay bar and recreational tavern in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Lower Manhattan, New York City, and the site of the Stonewall riots of 1969, which is widely considered to be the single most important event leading to the gay liberation movement and the modern fight for LGBT rights in the United States. Wikipedia

  • Stonewall riots

    The Stonewall riots (also referred to as the Stonewall uprising or the Stonewall rebellion) were a series of spontaneous demonstrations by members of the gay (LGBT) community in response to a police raid that began in the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. Patrons of the Stonewall, other Village lesbian and gay bars, and neighborhood street people fought back when the police became violent. Wikipedia

  • Manhattan

    Most densely populated of the five boroughs of New York City, and coextensive with the County of New York, one of the original counties of the U.S. state of New York. Manhattan serves as the city's economic and administrative center, cultural identifier, and historical birthplace. Wikipedia

  • LGBT culture in New York City

    New York City has one of the largest LGBTQ populations in the world and the most prominent. As much a part of New York's basic identity as yellow cabs, high-rise buildings, and Broadway theatre". Wikipedia

  • New York (state)

    State in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States. One of the original thirteen colonies forming the United States. Wikipedia

  • Stonewall National Monument

    7.7 acre U.S. National Monument in the West Village neighborhood of Greenwich Village in Lower Manhattan, New York City. Directly across the street from the Stonewall Inn—the site of the Stonewall riots of June 28, 1969, widely regarded as the start of the modern LGBT rights movement in the United States. Wikipedia

  • Greenwich Village

    Neighborhood on the west side of Manhattan in New York City, bounded by 14th Street to the north, Broadway to the east, Houston Street to the south, and the Hudson River to the west. Greenwich Village also contains several subsections, including the West Village west of Seventh Avenue and the Meatpacking District in the northwest corner of Greenwich Village. Wikipedia

  • New York City

    Most populous city in the United States. Estimated 2019 population of 8,336,817 distributed over about 302.6 sqmi, New York City is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Wikipedia

  • Stonewall 50 – WorldPride NYC 2019

    Series of LGBTQ events and celebrations in June 2019, marking the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall riots. Also the first time WorldPride was held in the United States. Wikipedia

  • West Village

    Neighborhood in the western section of the larger Greenwich Village neighborhood of Lower Manhattan, New York City. The traditional boundaries of the West Village are the Hudson River to the west, West 14th Street to the north, Greenwich Avenue to the east, and Christopher Street to the south. Wikipedia

  • Gay Liberation Front

    The name of a number of gay liberation groups, the first of which was formed in New York City in 1969, immediately after the Stonewall riots, in which police clashed with gay demonstrators. Formed in the aftermath of the Stonewall Riots. Wikipedia

  • Pride parade

    Pride parades (also known as pride marches, pride events, and pride festivals) are outdoor events celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, non-binary and queer (LGBTQ) social and self acceptance, achievements, legal rights, and pride. The events also at times serve as demonstrations for legal rights such as same-sex marriage. Wikipedia

  • NYC Pride March

    Event celebrating the LGBTQ community; it is one of the largest annual Pride marches in the world, attracting tens of thousands of participants and millions of sidewalk spectators each June. The route of the Pride march through Lower Manhattan traverses south on Fifth Avenue, through Greenwich Village, passing the Stonewall National Monument, site of the June 1969 riots that launched the modern movement for LGBTQ+ rights. Wikipedia

  • Gay pride

    Promotion of the self-affirmation, dignity, equality, and increased visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people as a social group. Predominant outlook that bolsters most LGBT rights movements. Wikipedia

  • Sylvia Rivera

    American gay liberation, and transgender rights activist who was also a noted community worker in New York. Rivera, who identified as a drag queen, participated in demonstrations with the Gay Liberation Front. Wikipedia

  • Julius (restaurant)

    Tavern in Manhattan's Greenwich Village neighborhood in New York City, located at 159 West 10th Street at Waverly Place. Often called the oldest continuously operating gay bar in New York City. Wikipedia

  • Gay Liberation Monument

    Monument featuring the sculpture Gay Liberation by American artist George Segal, located in Christopher Park along Christopher Street in the West Village section of Manhattan, New York. Located at the northern end of the park, the art installation commemorates the Stonewall riots and features four figures (two standing men and two seated women) positioned in "natural, easy" poses. Wikipedia

  • Stonewall (charity)

    Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights charity in the United Kingdom, named after the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City's Greenwich Village. Largest LGBT rights organisation in Europe and was formed in 1989 by political activists and others lobbying against section 28 of the Local Government Act. Wikipedia

  • Marsha P. Johnson

    American gay liberation activist and self-identified drag queen. Outspoken advocate for gay rights, Johnson was one of the prominent figures in the Stonewall uprising of 1969. Wikipedia

  • Washington Square Park

    9.75 acre public park in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Lower Manhattan, New York City. Icon as well as a meeting place and center for cultural activity. Wikipedia

  • LGBT history in New York

    New York state, a state in the northeastern United States, has one of the largest and the most prominent LGBTQ populations in the world. As much a part of New York's basic identity as yellow cabs, high-rises, and Broadway theater". LGBT Americans in New York City constitute by significant margins the largest self-identifying lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities in the United States, and the 1969 Stonewall Riots in Greenwich Village are widely considered to be the genesis of the modern gay rights movement. As of 2005, New York City was home to an estimated 272,493 self-identifying gay and bisexual individuals. The New York City metropolitan area had an estimated 568,903 self-identifying GLB residents. Wikipedia

  • The Cock

    Gay bar in the East Village neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City. Noted for its exhibitionist atmosphere and popularity as a cruising destination. Wikipedia

  • American opera about the 1969 Stonewall riots, the spark of the modern LGBTQ rights movement, which received its world premiere June 2019 in conjunction with Stonewall 50 – WorldPride NYC 2019, projected to be the world's largest LGBTQ event. Commissioned by New York City Opera , and features music by Iain Bell, libretto by Pulitzer Prize-winning Mark Campbell, and direction by Leonard Foglia. Wikipedia

  • Gay Street (Manhattan)

    Short, angled street that marks off one block of Greenwich Village in the New York City borough of Manhattan. The street's name does not refer to the LGBT character of Greenwich Village, or to any other LGBT issues. Wikipedia

  • SoHo, Manhattan

    Neighborhood in Lower Manhattan in New York City. Since the 20th century it has been the location of many artists' lofts and art galleries, and has also been known for its variety of shops ranging from trendy upscale boutiques to national and international chain store outlets. Wikipedia

  • Club Cumming

    Gay bar and nightclub in the East Village neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City. It frequently hosts cabaret events, Broadway-style shows, dance parties and drag performances. Wikipedia

  • East Village, Manhattan

    Neighborhood on the East Side of Lower Manhattan in New York City. Roughly defined as the area east of the Bowery and Third Avenue, between 14th Street on the north and Houston Street on the south. Wikipedia

  • Queer Liberation March

    LGBT protest march in Manhattan held June 30, 2019, coinciding with WorldPride NYC, which marked the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots. Marred by police action. Wikipedia

  • Rebar (New York City)

    Gay bar and nightclub in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City. Established in 2017. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of notable events in the history of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community in the United States. It also, among other things: Wikipedia

  • Financial District, Manhattan

    Neighborhood located on the southern tip of Manhattan island in New York City. Bounded by the West Side Highway on the west, Chambers Street and City Hall Park on the north, Brooklyn Bridge on the northeast, the East River to the southeast, and South Ferry and the Battery on the south. Wikipedia


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