World War II

World War II

WWP Poster
National
WWP program events like this give wounded warriors and family members an opportunity to experience firsthand what is possible at social gatherings that get them out of the house and connect them with fellow service members and their communities. ...
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Politics
Since World War II, more than 100,000 Americans are estimated to have been discharged from the military because of their sexual orientation. ...
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The Empress I, Jose, the Widow Norton’s mink jacket. Photo: Brian Ashby
Entertainment
When officials vowed to shut down San Francisco’s gay bars, Sarria campaigned for a seat on the City’s Board of Supervisors in 1961. ...
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Penny Marshall will direct her second women's baseball film titled 'Effa' in 2015. Photo: Frederic J, Brown/AFP/Getty Images
Entertainment
Laverne and Shirley’s Penny Marshall is going back to the baseball diamond to film her second movie about the sport, with a film titled Effa. ...
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LGBTs and allies gathered recently at the Rosie the Riveter museum and included, from left, Bev Hickok, a “Rosie”; her caretaker, Hannah Martine; Selwyn Jones, who served as army intelligence in WWII; historian Donna Graves; park ranger Elizabeth Tucker; Jeffery Dickemann, who served as a WAC in WWII; and historian and photographer Cathy Cade. (Photo: Jane Philomen Cleland)
National Top News
The Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park is in the process to make history being one of the first U.S. parks to document LGBT history. ...
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