LGBTQ2 for November 8

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BCE to The Suffragettes

The Friends of Dorothy Era and The Hayes Code

1932 – “Make Mine Music” debuted on Broadway. The show ran for 342 performances.

1950s The Decade the public learned heterosexual women wanted sex

The Civil Rights 60s: When the Boomers were under 30

November 8, 1961 

Brian Epstein called the Cavern Club in Liverpool, England to purchase a ticket to see the Beatles perform.  He became their manager shortly after seeing the group.

November 8, 1964

Judy Garland and her daughter, Liza Minnelli appeared together at the London Palladium.

1968

Actor Wendell Corey died of cirrhosis of the liver at age 54. (Harbor Command, The Eleventh Hour, Westinghouse Playhouse, Rear Window, The Search, Sorry Wrong Number, Loving You, The Rainmaker, Hell’s Half Acre, The Great Missouri Raid, Alias Jesse James, Cyborg 2087, Picture Mommy Dead)

‘Lavender’ Looks for Hints of Homosexuality in Vintage Filmshttps://www.latimes.com › archives › la-xpm-1998-jul-…Jul. 17, 1998 — Mark Rappaport’s “The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender” is more exasperating than provocative in its relentless intent to read male homosexual …

Reviews: Desert Fury – IMDbhttps://www.imdb.com › title › reviewsEven more blatant are John Hodiak as a gangster and Wendell Corey as his insanely jealous torpedo. Add Burt Lancaster as the town sheriff, stir, …

Desert Fury: Making Things Perfectly Queer | First Impressionshttps://notesonfilm1.com › 2020/05/29 › desert-fury-m…May 29, 2020 — When Desert Fury was released in the UK , the Monthly Film Bulletin of Jan 1st 1947 labelled it a Western Drama, praised the colour for …

1969

on the USA lp charts #5  I Got Dem Ol’ Kozmic Blues Again Mama!  by Janis Joplin. 

Feminist, Gay Liberation and Lesbian Separatists: Civil Rights

1973

While appearing on the BBC’s Top Of The PopsDavid Bowie is presented with an award for selling over a million singles as well as a million albums in the UK over the past two years.

November 8, 1974

The LP Elton John’s Greatest Hits was released.

November 8, 1975

David Bowie made his US TV debut performing ‘Fame’, on the Cher CBS-TV show. Bowie who was living in New York at the time had written the song with John Lennon during a jamming session.

Elton John’s Rock of the Westies became just the second album in the history of the Rock Era to debut at #1, following Elton’s Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy.  

 Elton John was named the godfather to John and Yoko Lennon’s son Sean.

1977 – Harvey Milk  (May 22, 1930 – November 27, 1978) is elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, making him the first openly gay man to be elected in a major US city. Dan White, who would murder Harvey Milk just a year later, was also elected. Harvey Milk was an American politician and the first openly gay elected official in the history of California, where he was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

1977

Suzi Quatro debuted on Happy Days on ABC-TV as Leather Tuscadero.

The Genderfuck Apathetics vs Yuppies : Aids the new STD on the list

1982 – Samuel Falson (born 8 November 1982), better known by his stage name Sam Sparro, is an Australian singer, songwriter and music producer. Sparro is openly gay.

1988 – Oregon voters repeal an executive order which prohibited discrimination based on sexual orientation among state government employees.

90s: Listserves and Email distribution replaces telephone trees for activism

1990, Ireland – Mary Robinson Therese Winifred (born 21 May 1944), whose platform includes gay rights, is elected as the predominantly Catholic country’s President. She is an Irish Independent politician who served as the 7th, and first female, President of Ireland from December 1990 to September 1997. She resigned as president to become the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights from 1997 to 2002. In 2004 she received Amnesty International’s Ambassador of Conscience Award for her work in promoting human rights. Robinson is the twenty fourth, and first female, Chancellor of University of Dublin (i.e. Trinity College). She represented the University in the Senate for over twenty years and held the Reid Chair in Law. In July 2009, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honour awarded by the United States. The International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission congratulated Robinson, saying she “helped advance recognition of the human rights of LGBT people in her capacity as President of Ireland and as United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. She has been unwavering in her passionate call to end torture, persecution, and discrimination against LGBT people globally.”

1992 – The East Nashville Cooperative Ministry denies membership to Dayspring Christian Fellowship, a mostly gay and lesbian congregation.

1994 – The Republican right sweeps elections across the US., but there are some gay and lesbian gains, including new state legislature representatives and senators in Arizona, California, and Rhode Island, and one reelected in Texas. An anti-gay and lesbian rights initiative, Proposition 1, is defeated in Idaho.

1995 – PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) ads regarding preventing suicide and bullying are refused by television stations around the country. All stations refused to air the suicide ad, and only two cable stations and one network affiliate station would air the gay-bashing ad. PFLAG is told the ads offended community standards.

1995, Zimbabwe – Tribal Chief Norbert Makoni addresses Parliament, saying gays and lesbians should be sentenced to whipping.

1996 – Transgender activists protest outside the offices of the American Psychiatric Association in Washington DC.

Post 9/11 – From “gay and lesbian” to “lesbigay” to “Lgbt/Lgbtq/Lgbtq2”

2009

Former Smiths frontman Morrissey stopped a concert halfway through his second song after being hit by a beer bottle. The 50-year-old singer who was hit in the eye by a plastic bottle of beer, said goodnight to the 8,000 strong crowd in Liverpool, England before walking off.

2021

the republicans where who the democrats were fighting against for marriage equality so the republicans pretending to not have been the problem is not enormous steps to inclusion

and that the republicans continue to oppress heterosexual women’s rights should be a another clue

https://buffalonews.com/opinion/another-voice-lgbt-conservatives-and-gop-are-on-the-same-page/article_6239a3de-3e65-11ec-9915-179c3760b779.htmlAnother Voice: LGBT conservatives and GOP are on the same page | Opinion | buffalonews.com“The conservative movement has not always been overly welcoming to LGBT Americans. Over the years, progress has been made, and acceptance has reached across the political spectrum,” writes Ashton Theodorebuffalonews.com

the republicans where who the democrats were fighting against for marriage equality so the republicans pretending to not have been the problem is not enormous steps to inclusion

and that the republicans continue to oppress heterosexual women’s rights should be a another clue

https://buffalonews.com/opinion/another-voice-lgbt-conservatives-and-gop-are-on-the-same-page/article_6239a3de-3e65-11ec-9915-179c3760b779.htmlAnother Voice: LGBT conservatives and GOP are on the same page | Opinion | buffalonews.com“The conservative movement has not always been overly welcoming to LGBT Americans. Over the years, progress has been made, and acceptance has reached across the political spectrum,” writes Ashton Theodorebuffalonews.com

https://www.lgbtqnation.com/2021/11/cold-hearted-man-sets-fire-pulse-memorial-lgbtq-mass-shooting-victims/Cold-hearted man sets fire to Pulse memorial for LGBTQ mass shooting victims / LGBTQ NationHe was caught on video destroying the memorial to mass shooting victims…www.lgbtqnation.com

https://www.france24.com/en/live-news/20211108-gay-australian-footballer-scared-to-play-in-qatarGay Australian footballer ‘scared’ to play in QatarAustralian footballer Josh Cavallo, who came out as gay last month, has revealed he would be scared to play at the upcoming World Cup in Qatar because of the country’s criminalisation of homosexualit…www.france24.com

A lesbian in Ireland was told by her doctor she could not receive a hysterectomy on the off-chance that she turned straight, she married a man, and that man wanted to have children.

an adult women seeking treatment for a painful condition

vs children and teens altering bodies with drugs and procedures without consideration of detransitioners

https://www.lgbtqnation.com/2021/11/doctor-denies-lesbian-hysterectomy-case-sexual-orientation-changes/Doctor denies lesbian a hysterectomy in case her “sexual orientation changes” / LGBTQ NationThe doctor told the lesbian who was sitting next to her wife, “Maybe you leave your partner, your sexual orientation changes, and you meet someone and he wants children…www.lgbtqnation.com

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/11/08/nyregion/elaine-romagnoli-dead.htmlElaine Romagnoli, Longtime Fixture of Lesbian Nightlife, Dies at 79 – The New York TimesThe bustling downtown bars that Ms. Romagnoli created, beginning in 1972, became central to New York City’s gay community.www.nytimes.com

https://www.gaytimes.co.uk/life/married-lesbian-couple-launches-historic-discrimination-case-against-nhs/Married lesbian couple launches historic discrimination case against NHSA married lesbian couple is launching a history-making discrimination case against the NHS fertility branch over their so-called “gay tax.” www.gaytimes.co.uk

https://www.advocate.com/crime/2021/11/08/lesbian-couple-shot-point-blank-protecting-pregnant-daughterLesbian Couple Shot Point-Blank Protecting Pregnant DaughterThe daughter’s boyfriend has been charged with murdering the couple and another woman who came to help.www.advocate.com



https://www.towleroad.com/2021/11/little-mix-jade-thirlwall-lgbtq-ally/Little Mix Star Jade Thirlwall Gave Dubai Fee To Charity; Refused Russia Gig; Arab LGBTQ Ally Sparked First By Drag Shows On Family Trips – Towleroad Gay News–editor

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Today in LGBT History   by Ronni Sanlo


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