Although international in scope featuring approximately 58 languagesthe collection is especially strong in materials documenting the history of LGBTQ people, organizations, and communities in the Upper Midwest, especially the Twin Cities area. Our manuscript collections are described in finding aids that are available through the Archives and Special Collections at the University of Minnesota Libraries; publications including books, newspapers, magazines, zines, and newsletters are searchable within the University Library's central catalog. To view a browsable list of our finding aidsclick here.
VK: The Florida run was great. Aside from a little visit from a slow moving hurricane, we had an amazing time. The audiences ate it up.
When the Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriages, America generally, and the gay community specifically, celebrated. Same-sex marriages, and the gay and lesbian movement is more mainstream than ever. While the national discussion has been brought to the forefront, at the state level, conversations continue.
Minnesota became the first U. Inthe state legalized same-sex marriageafter a bill allowing such marriages was passed by the Minnesota Legislature and subsequently signed into law by Governor Mark Dayton. This followed a ballot initiative, in which voters rejected constitutionally banning same-sex marriage.
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All colleges and universities claim to have campus pride. Believe it or not, most colleges and universities across the country are just now catching up to the academic, social, and mental health needs of the LGBTQ community. Thankfully, an increasing number of schools are ahead of the curve in creating a campus culture that not only protects its LGBTQ students, but allows them to thrive.
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NCBI Bookshelf. The current health status of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people of all races, ethnicities, ages, and social backgrounds can be understood only in cultural and historical context. To provide this context, this chapter reviews basic definitions and concepts concerning gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation; summarizes key historical events that have shaped contemporary LGBT culture and communities; describes the demography of LGBT people in the United States; and examines barriers to accessing health care for LGBT people.