Sting Like A Bee: New Gay Rights Exhibit To Open At National Constitution Center, Philadelphia


Ed Salvato

Homo Nest Raided, Queen Bees Are Stinging Mad, NY Daily News, July 6, 1969 From “Speaking Out for Equality”: Homo Nest Raided, Queen Bees Are Stinging Mad, NY Daily News, July 6, 1969

The National Constitution Center in partnership with the William Way LGBT Community Center announced the opening of “Speaking Out for Equality: The Constitution, Gay Rights, and the Supreme Court“: which chronicles the gay rights movement and the ongoing debate over how much the Constitution protects gay rights on June 5. The organizers encourage visitors to hear the story, see articles and photos, and tell them what you think about the Supreme Court’s upcoming decision about whether the Constitution protects the right to same-sex marriage.

Frank Kameny

The exhibition coincides with the 50th anniversary of the July 4, 1965 Annual Reminder demonstration, which took place in front of

Frank Kameny

Independence Hall in Philadelphia and was the first in a series of gay rights marches to specifically demand equal rights.

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