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Sharon Kowalski and Karen Thompson were partners in St. Cloud, Minn., for four years when, in 1983, Kowalski suffered massive brain injuries in an automobile accident. A court named Kowalski’s father as legal guardian with the understanding that…

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The AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power (ACT UP), an international HIV/AIDS advocacy group, was formed in New York City in 1987 at the urging of activist Larry Kramer. The organization advocated direct political action and staged a series of high-profile…

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The third March on Washington for Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Equal Rights and Liberation attracted up to 1,000,000 participants. The march was spearheaded by Urvashi Vaid of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, with marchers demanding full civil…

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The Stonewall Rebellion was a series of spontaneous, violent demonstrations protesting a police raid on the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar, on June 28, 1969. The patrons of the bar – largely drag queens, hustlers, and homeless youth – reacted against…

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The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court decision in Goodridge v. Dept. of Public Health found in a suit brought before it by Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD) that same-sex couples had the right to marry. Chief Justice Margaret…

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Though for more than half a century family reunification has been the goal of U.S. immigration policy, under current laws, including the so-called Defense of Marriage Act of 1996, U.S. citizens received no legal recognition of their same-sex partners…

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In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on May 21, 1989, host Peter Stickel interviews Richard Giglio about the "From All Walks Of Life" walk to benefit AIDS services. Giglio describes the charity walk for AIDS, detailing the specifics…

5-28-89.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on May 28, 1989, host Peter Stickel interviews Ellen Brenner and Woody Glenn about the Boston Women's Bisexual Network. Brenner and Glenn describe bisexuality is an erotic and emotional…

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Laura McMurry was born in Troy, New York, and grew up in Oklahoma and Idaho, before receiving her undergraduate degree at Reed College in Oregon. She moved to Boston in the mid-sixties to join Harvard’s graduate program in biology, receiving her…

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Boston’s gay subculture developed in tandem with Prohibition, where speakeasies became natural gathering places for gay individuals who were already leading a clandestine life. The History Project’s Improper Bostonians notes, “Bars and other…

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Michael Riegle, journalist, gay liberationist and prisoner rights activist, was born in 1943 in Gary, Indiana. The son of a steel mill worker, he attended Knox College where he received his Bachelors Degree; he later received his Doctorate in the…

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Boston Lesbian and Gays Against the Right (BLAGMAR) and its parent organization, Lavender Resistance, were groups formed in the last half of the 1970s to negotiate between issues relating to the LGBT community and the concerns of leftist politics.…

2-8-81.mp3
In this recording that aired on February 8, 1981 (the first episode of Boston's Other Voice), host Dennis Iadarolla offers a segment on PFLAG, Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays.

4-7-85.mp3
In this recording from Boston's Other Voice, which aired on April 7, 1985, host Dennis Iadarolla interviews Dr. Marshall Forstein about sexual dysfunction in gay men. This is part 2 of interview, and part 1 is missing.

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In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on November 10, 1985, host Dennis Iadarolla interviews musician Debbie Fier. This is part 1 of the interview, and part 2 is missing.

3-9-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on March 9, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Jackie Fosha, director of Creative Choice.

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In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on March 23, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews acupuncturist Michael Zucker. This is part 1 of a two-part interview.

3-30-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on March 30, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews acupuncturist Michael Zucker. This is part 2 of a two-part interview.

4-7-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on April 4, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Wall Street analyst Peter Hodge. This is part 1 of a two-part interview.

4-14-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on April 4, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Wall Street analyst Peter Hodge. This is part 2 of a two-part interview.

4-27-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on April 27, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Mel King, Massachusetts State Representative and founder of the Rainbow Coalition Party.

5-18-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on May 5, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Tom Englehart, government liaison to the Kushi Institute, about macrobiotics.

6-15-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on June 15, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews three young lesbians about their lives. The women talk about when they first realized they were lesbians, lack of support and acceptance from…

7-20-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on July 20, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Jeff Pike, Boston coordinator for the Gay Games. The Gay Games took place every four years in the Bay Area in California. Jeff Pike talks about…

7-27-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on July 27, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Jeff Pike, Boston coordinator for the Gay Games. Also interviewed are a billiard's competitor named Charlene, and a swimming competitor named…

8-3-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on August 3, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Paul McMahon and Ralph Hodgdon, a gay couple who have been together for 31 years. The couple talk about how they met, fell in love, and moved in…

8-10-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on August 10, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Paul McMahon and Ralph Hodgdon, a gay couple who have been together for 31 years. The couple discuss how and why their relationship has lasted…

10-28-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on October 28, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Wall Street analyst Peter Hodge. Hodge talks about a breakthrough he made while being in seclusion for the last two and half years,
an…

11-10-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on November 10, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews two men from the organization Gay Fathers of Greater Boston, Paul (the organization's president) and Tom (the organization's outreach…

11-17-86.mp3
In this recording of Boston's Other Voice, which aired on November 17, 1986, host Peter Stickel interviews Jean Shapiro, former tennis player and a holistic exercise instructor. Jean talks about the fitness boom in the 1980s that she feels makes…
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