Edgewater Historical Society Museum is presenting an exhibit on the LGBT movement within Chicago’s Uptown, Edgewater, and Rogers Park communities from June 3-September 24. I know, you’re probably saying “There’s and Edgewater Historical Museum?” Yes, […]
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This video covers the history of Chicago’s African-American community, from its first permanent settler, a black man from the West Indies to the first black president.
I haven’t watched all of it, but part two mentions how important the YMCA was for creating an early vibrant community, so you know what that means! Gays rule!
This is a link to This American Life and explains in 1973, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) declared that homosexuality was not a disease simply by changing the 81-word definition of sexual deviance in its […]