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Gay Celebration Riot Protest Image Credit: Where New York
Gay Celebration Riot Protest Image Credit: Where New York

Got 30 Days? Celebrate Gay Pride All Month Long

Fifty years ago, on June 28, 1969, a police raid on the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in Greenwich Village, sparked a week of rioting and protests.

JUNE 1–30

Fifty years ago, on June 28, 1969, a police raid on the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in Greenwich Village, sparked a week of rioting and protests. Gay men and women were at last fighting for their civil rights, and LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) history would never be the same again. This month, as NYC Pride welcomes WorldPride in a monthlong commemoration of the Stonewall Uprising, the city flies the rainbow flag. 2019-worldpride-stonewall50.nycpride.org

“Love & Resistance”

Thru July 14

The New York Public Library’s exhibition depicts gay life before, during and after the Stonewall riots. www.nypl.org

“Art After Stonewall”

Thru July 20

The two-part exhibition at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery and the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art surveys the impact of the LGBTQ liberation movement on visual culture in the 20 years after Stonewall. greyartgallery .nyu.edu

“Nobody Promised You Tomorrow”

Thru Dec. 8

Stonewall’s impact on today’s New York-based queer artistic community is felt in this exhibition at the


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