How the Stonewall Riots Worked


On June 28, 1969, police raided the Stonewall Inn, one of the few bars that welcomed gay patrons. Learn how this raid triggered the first major gay rights protest in U.S. history in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

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Topics in this Podcast: civil rights, riots, Protests, U.S. history, 20th century, LGBTQ history, LGBTQIA history, American history