LGBT History

October 30, 2014
Albert Cashier, Transgender Soldier

LGBTQ History #19: Transgender Soldier Enlisted in the Union Army

The word “transgender” didn’t emerge until the 1970s, but Civil […]
October 29, 2014
Sylvia Rivera

LGBTQ History #18: Sylvia Rivera: Transgender Activist and Stonewall Legend

Sylvia Rivera was a bisexual, transgender activist. Fiery and unapologetic, […]
October 28, 2014

LGBTQ History #17: Transman Arrested For Proposing to Woman

What if you were arrested for just being you? What […]
October 27, 2014
Eleanor Roosevelt and Lorena Hickok

LGBTQ History #16: Eleanor Roosevelt Writes to Her Female Love

The wife of the 32nd U.S. president built her own […]