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Before Stonewall


This documentary by [[Performer~P110187~Greta Schiller~gretaschiller]] takes a look at the sometimes oblique American acknowledgment of homosexuals in the decades before a historical flashpoint in 1969. Late that year, the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in Greenwich Village was stormed by police and its patrons arrested -- resulting in two days of rioting. [[Performer~P27041~Allen Ginsberg~allenginsberg]] and other celebrities talk about past police tactics, witch-hunts, censorship, and historical "cleansing...more