The Gay Revolution starts when you look at the 1950s, whenever gays and lesbians had been criminals,

The Gay Revolution starts when you look at the 1950s, whenever gays and lesbians had been criminals,

Queer (In)Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT individuals in america by Joey L. Mogul

“A groundbreaking work that turns a ‘queer eye’ regarding the unlawful system that is legal Queer (In)Justice is a searing study of queer experiences as ‘suspects,’ defendants, prisoners, and survivors of criminal activity. The writers unpack queer unlawful archetypes like ‘gleeful homosexual killers,’ ‘lethal lesbians,’ ‘disease spreaders,’ and ;deceptive sex benders’ to illustrate the punishment of queer expression, whether or not a criminal activity ended up being ever committed. Tracing tales through the roads to your bench to behind jail bars, they prove that the policing of sex and gender both bolsters and reinforces racial and gender inequalities.”

Queer America: A People’s GLBT reputation for the usa by Vicki L. Eaklor

“Queer America, provides 10 years by ten years breakdown of major problems and occasions in GLBT history including the Harlem Renaissance, alterations in armed forces policy, the Stonewall riots, companies and alliances, AIDS, same intercourse wedding, representation into the news, and appropriate battles. Read more »