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, LGBTQ history, 20th century, San Francisco, riots, LGBTQIA history