27 years of Lesbian Avengers

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The Lesbian Avengers was founded in 1992, in New York City, as “a direct action group focused on issues vital to lesbian survival and visibility.” Dozens of other chapters quickly emerged worldwide, a few expanding their mission to include questions of gender, race, and class.‎Origins · ‎Actions · ‎First Action: Rainbow … · ‎Role of Media: Love and …
A Brief History – Lesbian Avengerswww.lesbianavengers.com › about › history

They refined media-savvy tactics, often creating actions for their visual appeal, and touched a nerve with the Lesbian Avenger Manifesto. The group quickly …

The Lesbian Avengers 25 Years Later: “We Did It, And We …www.newnownext.com › lesbian-avengers

May 9, 2017 – The term “Lesbian Avengers” probably conjures images of Black Widow and Scarlet Witch in a sapphic embrace. But 25 years ago it was a …You’ve visited this page 2 times. Last visit: 06/08/19
Dykes, Direct Action, and Eating Fire: A History of the Lesbian …www.bitchmedia.org › post › dykes-direct-action-and-eating-fire-a-hi…

Jun 19, 2014 – Kelly Cogswell’s new book details the origins of the Lesbian Avengers—seen at left eating fire at a Dyke March in the early 1990s (photo by …You’ve visited this page 2 times. Last visit: 06/08/19
The Lesbian Avengers Eat Fire, Too (1993) – IMDbwww.imdb.com › title

This film documents the first year of actions by The Lesbian Avengers, a group of bold and brazen New York City activists fighting for recognition and equal rights …
Queer Women History Forgot: The Lesbian Avengers | GO …gomag.com › article › queer-women-history-forgot-lesbian-avengers

Queer Women History Forgot: The Lesbian Avengers. March 1, 2017 Trish Bendix. Remembering the radical group of lesbian activists who pushed for visibility …

Gertrude Stein statue

2020

http://www.newnownext.com/lesbian-avengers-valentines-day-gertrude-stein-alice-toklas-statue/02/2020/27 Years Ago Today, the Lesbian Avengers Erected a Monument to Queer Love | NewNowNextThe activist group “decided to use Valentine’s Day, a day when heterosexual love reigns supreme” to lift up lesbian unions.www.newnownext.com

Be A Lesbian Avenger

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Jul 24, 2011 – In that spirit, I’m pleased to present the third edition of The Lesbian Avenger Handbook: A Handy Guide to Homemade Revolution. Typos have …‎Preface · ‎Introduction · ‎Planning an Action · ‎Graphics/Visuals
Handbooks – Lesbian Avengerswww.lesbianavengers.com › handbooks

Lesbian Avenger Handbooks. Still, an incredible organizing tool for any activist group, The Lesbian Avenger Handbook: A Handy Guide to Homemade …
The Lesbian Avengers Handbook – Act Upactupny.org › documents › Avengers

The Lesbian Avengers are a direct-action group focused on issues vital to lesbian survival and visibility. Formed in 1992, The Lesbian Avengers are not part of …

Vancouver 90s Activism Art

Vancouver in the 1990s had a houseing crisis and new infrastructure projects.

his video is from the 1990s. a vancouver film school project about the Vancouver 1990s housing crisis which included the Francis Street Incident

New in the city was Act Up, December 9 Coalition The Lesbian Avengers and more queer community groups visible because AIDS ensured there was a much smaller closet and the mainstream could not longer pretend we did not exist at the margins, we were everywhere in every demographic. in 2020. too many did not get the memo to get over it.

to celebrate the Grandview bridge. an art installation was done.

The Grandview Street Blue Art Tile Installation of east side activists from the 1990s

90sDyke Mentor Nina at her name tile in 2019

Vancouver – the eastside – commerical drive The Drive Dykcouver. eh

The video is a class assignment from UBC in 2019