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Gay Pioneers: Tammy Baldwin

Gay Pioneers: Tammy Baldwin

From Shoulders To Stand On: Tammy Baldwin is the first openly gay U.S. Senator in history and the first woman elected to represent Wisconsin in the Senate. Tammy Baldwin, Jr. US Senator from Wisconsin, is identified by Out magazine as one of 55 gay people who are shaping the spheres of politics in the world today. One of the most influential [...]

Gay Pioneers: Barbara Gittings, LGBT activist

Gay Pioneers: Barbara Gittings, LGBT activist

Barbara Gittings (July 31, 1932 – February 18, 2007) was a prominent American activist for LGBT equality. She organized the New York chapter of the Daughters of Bilitis (DOB) from 1958 to 1963, edited the national DOB magazine The Ladder from 1963–66, and worked closely with Frank Kameny in the 1960s on the first picket lines that brought [...]

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