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The Gay Rights Movement is a civil rights movement that advocates equal rights. of the most pivotal events in this movement throughout U.S. and world history.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender rights in the United States have changed over time, and different states have different rules about them. Sexual acts between adults (depending on the age of consent in each state. This varies from age 16 to 21), and adolescents of an age close to an adult, of the same sex have been legal in the U.S.

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The Massachusetts Supreme Court made gay marriage legal in 2004. Over the next decade, gay marriage was legalized in Connecticut, Iowa, Maine, New.

Coming Out Under Fire: The History of Gay Men and Women in World War II by Allan Bérubé “During World War II, as the United States called on its citizens to serve in unprecedented numbers, the presence of gay Americans in the armed forces increasingly conflicted with the expanding antihomosexual policies and procedures of the military.

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Jun 26, 2015  · After today’s Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision, CNN’s Anderson Cooper explores the key moments of the gay rights movement.

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Mar 28, 2013  · Gay Rights Timeline: A Look Back At the Past 50 Years. In the same year, the first homosexual marriage in the U.S. is attempted in Minneapolis, Minnesota by Jack Baker and Michael McConnell. Their marriage is denied by Minnesota’s highest court, and an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court was declined.

Whether it’s President Lincoln’s sleepovers with his male companion, the woman who wrote one of America’s most famous patriotic anthems (and was believed to have been in a lesbian relationship) or the heroic Civil War general who historians argue was gay, this slideshow represents a hidden side of America that many never knew ever existed.

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Holland, long among the gay rights vanguard, enacted a bill last year converting the countries registered same-sex partnerships into full-fledged marriages. Same-sex couples now have the same legal status as heterosexuals. They can divorce legally, claim pensions and other benefits, and adopt Dutch children.

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Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in Germany have evolved significantly over the course of the last decades. During the 1920s and early 1930s, lesbian and gay people in Berlin were generally tolerated by society and many bars and clubs specifically pertaining to gay men were opened.

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The movement for LGBT rights in the United States dates at least as far back as the 1920s, when the first documented gay rights organization was founded. Since then, various groups have advocated for.

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