Sylvia Rivera News and Stories

The New York Public Library’s Archives Are a Treasure Trove of Queer History

Queer parties, protests and trans women who started the Stonewall Riots are all hiding in the New York Public Library’s massive photo archive.

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On the 51st Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, Let’s Honor the Queer Women of Color Responsible

On the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, we take a look at the history of Stonewall and the three queer women of color we have to thank for Pride

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Your Quick, Dirty Guide To 5 Must-Know Stonewall Veterans

The veterans of the Stonewall Uprising were largely trans women, people of color and sex workers. Here’s a quick guide to Stonewall’s 5 most famous rioters.

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INQ PREVIEW: Mama Tits Saves the World!

See what happens when the spirits of Sylvia Rivera, Marsha P. Johnson and Oscar Wilde help a drag queen defeat the forces of bigotry!

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