Transgender History: The role of transgender people at the Stonewall Rebellion

Miss Major, Sylvia Rivera, Marsha P. Johnson

There has been quite a bit of online controversy surrounding the trailer for the new movie “Stonewall” coming out in September. The movie is a fictionalized account of the Stonewall riots, the event commonly credited as being the spark that ignited the LGBT rights movement in the United States, which…

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Trans History: Two Spirit – The Story of a Movement Unfolds


Native Peoples Magazine: Two Spirit – The Story of a Movement Unfolds An important article on the history of gender-diverse peoples in Native American culture, and the new movement to re-embrace native cultural traditions that supported and valued gender-diverse Native Americans. The term stems from the Ojibwe phrase niizh manidoowag…

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