By JoAnne Myers

The Lesbian Liberation flow (LLM) is either a circulate that encompasses releasing a sexual perform from stigmatization, and a political flow hard the twin oppression of ladies via the patriarchy's assumption of male supremacy and heterosexuality. through the years, a lot has been written on homosexuality, and the homosexual Liberation move (GLM), but a lot of the point of interest has been on male homosexuals, specially male gay job and the politics that that task raises.

The Historical Dictionary of the Lesbian Liberation circulate: nonetheless the Rage is a entire evaluate and source advisor for some of the most invisible social political activities: the Lesbian Liberation circulation. This ebook is helping to make the still-active circulate visible―the background, successes, setbacks, controversies, and matters. This booklet is an effective secondary source for these learning this social political circulate, containing a chronology, contextual evaluate, dictionary entries that conceal people, legislation, terminology, matters, and nations, and an intensive bibliography of basic assets and present work.

A reference paintings, this e-book could be in all libraries and utilized by researchers learning the Lesbian Liberation stream.

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May 24. Teacher Dawn Murray settles her seven-year sexual orientation discrimination suit with Oceanside (California) Unified School District after the school district failed to take sexual-orientation harassment seriously. June 30. The first Yugoslavian Pride March held in Belgrade is violently disrupted by Serbian Nationalists. July 19. Rhode Island bans discriminntion against transsexuals and others CHRONOLOGY • xlvii who face discrimination based on gender, identity, or expression for those seeking housing, employment, or credit.

June 2. The first Lambda Literary Awards. June 25. S. Postal Service commemorates the twentieth anniversary of Stonewall with a “Lesbian and Gay Pride” postmark. July 6. ” August 31. Jerry Falwell dissolves the Moral Majority. His Liberty Foundation continues to battle homosexuality, feminism, abortion rights, and pornography. September 15. Maud’s, the oldest lesbian bar, closes in San Francisco. October 27. Lambda, a gay rights organization, is founded in Poland. 1990 Sgt. S. Army because of her lesbianism.

Gay and lesbian couples can also jointly adopt under New Jersey state custody laws after class action court case is decided. S. Federal Appeals Court upholds Cincinnati, Ohio, voter initiative that prohibits antidiscrimination rights for lesbians and gays. President Bill Clinton is the first president to address a lesbian and gay rights organization—the Human Rights Campaign. 1998 South Africa’s High Court declares sodomy laws unconstitutional. Anchorage, Alaska, Superior Court judge rules against Alaska state ban on same-sex marriage.

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