Paul’s Place: My Kinda-Successful Activism

My friend and I buzz ourselves in, hand our paperwork to the secretary, and sign in to the volunteer log she points us to. We are quickly ushered into the cafeteria, inspirational quote books plopped into our empty hands. Continue reading

Daughters of Bilitis

Being a lesbian in the 1950’s was a very isolated life. Most gay people kept their sexuality a secret; if they were outted, they risked losing friends, family, their job, and possibly their life. Among this oppressive atmosphere, a California couple created a secret lesbian society that helped spark the LGBT movement. Continue reading