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LGBT Social Movements: GSWS 3000 / LGBT 3400

This guide is designed to help students do research for the LGBT Social Movements: History, Politics, and Change in America (GSWS 3000 / LGBT 3400) course.

In this Guide

photo of Barbara Gittings with protest signThe pages on this guide will help you to...

  • Find Background on LGBT Social Movements
  • Keep Up with News Coverage
  • Research Positions and Perspectives of LGBT Issues
  • Research Activist Responses
  • Get Help with Your Research

This image is a photograph of LGBT rights activist Barbara Gittings. It was taken at a protest at the White House in 1965, by Kay Tobin Lahusen [GFDL ( or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons.


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