Here’s What Really Happened the Night of Stonewall – And Why It Matters Now

Do you know your LGBTQIA+ history?

We’ve come a long way, but to understand how far the LGBTQIA+ community has come, we have to understand how things used to be.

The trailer for an upcoming film about the Stonewall Riots shows some important details missing. Here’s what you need to know about that historic night and the trans women of color who led the way.

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The Editors at Everyday Feminism



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