Paris is Burning

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yensidthejester: “ This is Marsha P Johnson. Trans woman Drag Queen Activist The first person to throw a brick at stonewall. Hero Not that fucking white boy they are showing in the trailer for Stonewall. Les Suffragettes, Laurence Anyways, Sylvia Rivera, Brave, Stonewall Riots, Lgbt History, Black Trans, Happy Black, Power To The People

Marsha “Pay it no Mind” Johnson

Johnson was a trans woman and an important member of the LGBTQ+ community in New York City for many years. She was one of the city's most famous drag queens and street queens, and also one of the...

Portrait of Sylvia Rivera posing in front of her altar to Marsha P. Johnson by Valerie Shaff, ca. 2000 “ In the early Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson co-founded. Sylvia Rivera, Lgbt, Stonewall Riots, Corpus, Gender Nonconforming, Transgender People, Social Services, My People, Oppression

Who was Sylvia Rivera?

Sylvia Rivera, 1951 to 2002 This project is named for civil rights pioneer Sylvia Rivera. A veteran of the 1969 Stonewall uprising, Sylvia was a tireless advocate for all those who have been margin…

Marsha P. Johnson with her friend and fellow activist Sylvia Rivera outside City Hall in New York at a rally for gay rights around April Transgender Youth, Transgender People, Jeremy Irvine, Sylvia Rivera, Stonewall Riots, Stonewall Uprising, Arte Punk, Lesbian, Gay

Marsha P. Johnson with her friend and fellow activist Sylvia Rivera outside City Hall in New York at a rally for gay rights around April 1973.

I had the great pleasure of interviewing Jennie Livingston last month. Not only is she the director of one of the great films in documentary history, Paris is Burning, she is also a filmmaker who t… Paris Is Burning, Corpus, Lgbt History, Plus Size Pregnancy, Club Kids, Great Films, Rupaul, Livingston, Vintage Vogue

Jennie Livingston

I had the great pleasure of interviewing Jennie Livingston last month. Not only is she the director of one of the great films in documentary history, Paris is Burning, she is also a filmmaker who t…

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Instagram post by @lgbt_history • May 31, 2017 at 11:06pm UTC

5,471 Likes, 27 Comments - @lgbt_history on Instagram: “"I'd like to see the gay revolution get started, but there hasn't been any demonstration or…”

Trans activists Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera of the Street Transvestite Action Revolutionaries (S.) at the Christopher Street Liberation Day Gay Pride Parade in New York City on June 24 1973 Lgbt History, Women In History, Black History, Transgender Day Of Visibility, Sylvia Rivera, Queer Theory, Trans Activists, Stonewall Riots, Stonewall Inn

Women's History Month: Marsha P. Johnson & Sylvia Rivera

Many people will not recognize the names Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera. Some people will not recognize these trans-women as women.

Paris is Burning Dir. Jennie Livingston Year: 1991 Aus Rating: M Running Time: The very final line of Jennie Livingston's award-win. Drag Queens, Paris Is Burning, Watch Tv Shows, Club Kids, Vintage Vogue, Culture, Female, Portrait, Model

Jude Rogers on the DVD release of Paris is Burning

Jude Rogers on the DVD release of Paris is Burning

Willi Ninja September Willi Ninja passed away at age He was a dancer and choreographer who refined the Vogue style of dancing to an amazing level. Vogue Dance, Vogue Poses, Paris Is Burning, Dance Poses, Club Kids, Vogue Fashion, Queer Fashion, Iconic Characters, African Diaspora

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Willi Ninja April 12 1961 September 2 2006 was an American dancer and choreographer best known for his appearance in the documentary film Paris is Burni

How to Dress Like Sylvia Rivera: The Lingerie Edition – Bluestockings Boutique Lgbt History, Women In History, Black History, Sylvia Rivera, Gay Rights Movement, Paris Is Burning, Black Trans, How To Cure Anxiety, Latin Women

We were not taking any more of this shit. We had done so much for other movements. It was time. -Sylvia Rivera

The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson, a doc on the murder of a transgender legend, known as "the Rosa Parks of the LGBT movement" will debut on Netflix. Stonewall Inn, Stonewall Riots, Stonewall Uprising, Rosa Parks, Gay Pride, Transgender, Best Documentaries On Netflix, Sylvia Rivera, Trans Activists

Tribeca Film Review: ‘The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson’

Deriving additional emotional power from its formal beauty, it should be one of the signature breakouts from this year’s Tribeca Film Festival.

Pepper LaBeija - Drag queen and fashion designer, LGBT icon Paris Is Burning, Lgbt History, Vintage Black Glamour, Club Kids, Gender Bender, African Diaspora, Drag Queens, Film Serie, Rupaul

Instagram post by @lgbt_history • May 14, 2017 at 10:31pm UTC

2,911 Likes, 31 Comments - @lgbt_history on Instagram: ““You can become anything and do anything, right here, right now. It won’t be questioned. I came. I…”

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#Blackout Trans Pioneer: Marsha P. Johnson

#Blackout Trans Pioneer: Marsha P. Johnson An...

On August 7 Madonna attended the Paris is Burning premiere in Los Angeles. According to IMDB, the film is about: A chronicle of New York’s drag scene in the focusing on balls, vo… Vogue Poses, Madonna 90s, Paris Is Burning, Le Palace, Corpus, Tony Ward, Club Kids, Strike A Pose, Groomsmen

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