Civil conflicts similar to or like 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. 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

  • 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

  • Stonewall Inn

    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. Located at 51–53 Christopher Street, between Seventh Avenue South and Waverly Place. 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

  • 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

  • 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


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    • This new radicalism is often attributed to the Stonewall riots of 1969, when a group of gay men, lesbians, drag queens and transgender women at a bar in New York City resisted a police raid.LGBT social movements-Wikipedia
    • Written one year after the Stonewall Riots, Newton acknowledged women and homosexuals as oppressed groups and urged the Blank Panthers to "unite with them in a revolutionary fashion".Black Panther Party-Wikipedia
    • Included in the songs she performed was her own song "Girl on Fire", the performance was part of a concert in honor of those who fought for gay (LGBT) community rights in the Stonewall Riots.Alicia Keys-Wikipedia
    • Emerging from events such as the May 1968 insurrection in France, the anti-Vietnam war movement in the US and the Stonewall riots of 1969, militant gay liberation organisations began to spring up around the world.Socialism-Wikipedia
    • After the elation of change following group action in the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City, in the late 1970s and the early 1980s, some gays and lesbians became less accepting of bisexual or transgender people.LGBT-Wikipedia
    • Wayne R. Dynes, author of the Encyclopedia of Homosexuality, wrote that drag queens were the only "transgender folks around" during the June 1969 Stonewall riots.New York City-Wikipedia

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