October 31, 2010
Irish poet and suffragist Eva Gore-Booth was active in fighting for women's rights, worker rights, peace efforts and prison reform. She and her long-term partner Esther Roper also published the early gay-rights magazine Urania in 1916.
October 19, 2010
Jacob Israël de Haan is a contradiction: his words grace Amsterdam's Homomonument while his name is invoked in ultra-Orthodox jewish circles, author of an early homoerotic Dutch novel and first victim of a political assassination in Palestine.
October 16, 2010
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October 3, 2010
The 1961 British film Victim may seem dated, but it was groundbreaking in its open call for decriminalizing homosexuality in England - and it no doubt contributed to England and Wales making homosexual sex legal between consenting adults in 1967.