Browsing: Stonewall

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A Riot Act

For the LGBT community, the world changed on June 27, 1969. That’s when police raided the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village and the gay rights movement officially began with the launch of the subsequent riots and protests. Immerse yourself in this history lesson as WaterTower Theatre presents Hit the Wall, a…

Dallas
The Rainbow Lounge Connection

On June 1, the Rainbow Lounge in Fort Worth burned down, a sad and tragic end to a popular LGBT gathering place. The club became a big part of local and national history when it was raided on June 28, 2009, the 40th anniversary of the raid on Stonewall, the aftermath…

Dallas
Rising Above

Get ready for eight hours of joy, pride and plenty of tears. Beginning tonight, ABC presents When We Rise, an epic four-part miniseries about the struggles of LGBT men and women in the fight for equality from key points in the past through the advancements and new uncertainties of today. Written…

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Romancing The Stonewall

Controversy sometimes come where one least expects it. Just ask director Roland Emmerich. As soon as trailers hit the internet for his upcoming film, STONEWALL, some groups began criticizing the director for discounting the role of transgender people and racial minorities in the historic riots of 1969 that took the…

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Enter To Win A “Stonewall” Prize Pack

Enter for a chance to win a STONEWALL prize pack! Roadside Attractions presents STONEWALL Where Pride Began! STONEWALL is a drama about a fictional young man caught up during the 1969 Stonewall riots. Danny Winters (Jeremy Irvine) is forced to leave behind friends and loved ones when he is kicked…