If you're not sure if something is appropriate for the library, please ask in the feedback and content forum. Share this page. Operation Spanner. Prior to the s, few gay people in Britain were publicly out and even fewer publicly campaigned. Making History Gay Scene K. If this involves violence, it will not be we who initiate this, but those who attempt to stand in our way to freedom. This article traces the journey of the LGBT community from to today, looking at the battles for equality that were fought and legislative changes made.
The activism of the s and s began a fight which continues today.
They were dressed for the occasion in their best Disco Diva Drag. We were sexual liberationists and social revolutionaries, out to turn the world upside down. Human guinea pigs "band together" and win a pay hike.
The group gained support from The Georgia Straighta left-leaning newspaper, and opened a drop-in centre and published a newsletter.