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The Compton's Cafeteria Riot


In 1966, a restaurant in San Francisco's Tenderloin district was the site of a violent incident in LGBT history. After the riot, a grassroots effort grew to improve relationships between police and Tenderloin's transgender commnity.

Compton's Cafeteria Riot Commemoration 40th Anniversary Historical Marker, San Francisco, CA, USA, by Gaylesf

Topics in this Podcast: civil rights, riot, LGBTQ history, 20th century, riots


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