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Victory : the triumphant gay revolution

Author: Linda R Hirshman
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Drawing on archival material and in-depth interviews, the author, a Supreme Court lawyer and political pundit chronicles the gay rights movement, revealing how the fight for gay rights has changed the American landscape for all citizens, blurring rigid gender lines and redefining the definition of family. She details the story of how a resourceful and dedicated minority transformed the notion of American marriage  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hirshman, Linda R.
New York : Harper, ©2012
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda R Hirshman
ISBN: 9780061965500 0061965502
OCLC Number: 794591612
Description: xvii, 443 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: How an army of good gays won the west --
Gays and the cities: community first, politics later --
Red in bed: it takes a communist to recognize gay oppression --
It was the sixties that did it: gays get radical, radicals get gay --
Stonewall uprising: gays finally get some respect --
The good gays fight the four horsemen: crazy, sinful, criminal, and subversive --
Dying for the movement the terrible political payoff of AIDS --
ACT UP: five years that shook the world --
Failed marriages and losing battles: the premature campaign for marriage and military service --
Founding fathers: winning modern rights before fighting ancient battles --
Massing the troops for the last battle: the new-media gay revolution --
With liberal friends: who needs enemies? --
Victory: the civil rights march of our generation --
On the shoulders of giants.
Other Titles: Triumphant gay revolution
Gay revolution
Responsibility: Linda Hirshman.


Presents the story of how a band of extraordinary individuals brought on a revolution that, in forty years, has transformed American life and our notions of human identity: how we find love and  Read more...
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"An astonishing work that seamlessly weaves together multiple stories into one authoritative volume. Highly recommended for political scientists, civil rights activists, and students of LGBT Read more...

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