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Stonewall Rebellion: It wasn’t Judy!

Posted: September 29th, 2017 | Featured, LGBT History Project | No Comments

By Perry Brass | LGBT History Project

Many things have been said and written about “Stonewall,” the historic confrontation in June 1969 after a police raid at the Stonewall Inn, a Mafia-run gay bar on Christopher Street in New York City’s Greenwich Village that ignited the Gay Revolution — and an incredible change in attitudes and feelings about queer people throughout the world.

Among them, it happened on the night of a full moon, so a lot of the craziness on the streets can be blamed on that — not true.

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