• 01:40

    The Final Word Podcast The Stonewall Riots REMEMBERED 2014

    in LGBT

    Given that Friday was the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, The Final Word Podcast is reairing its episode on such a pivotal moment in American history
     
    Since July generally hosts LBGTQ Pride events through the country, The Final Word Podcast will be addressing pivotal issues and moments throughout our shared history.
     
    The Stonewall Riots 1969
    The Stonewall riots were a series of spontaneous, violent demonstrations by members of the gay community against a police raid that took place in the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn, in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of New York City. They are widely considered to constitute the single most important event leading to the gay liberation movement and the modern fight for gay and lesbian rights in the United States.


    After the Stonewall riots, gays and lesbians in New York City faced gender, race, class, and generational obstacles to becoming a cohesive community. Within six months, two gay activist organizations were formed in New York, concentrating on confrontational tactics, and three newspapers were established to promote rights for gays and lesbians. Within a few years, gay rights organizations were founded across the U.S. and the world. On June 28, 1970, the first Gay Pride marches took place in Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York commemorating the anniversary of the riots. Similar marches were organized in other cities. Today, Gay Pride events are held annually throughout the country towards the end of June/beginning of July to mark the Stonewall riots.

  • 00:30

    Greg Archer, journalist and author of "Grace Revealed" March 26th, 9PM EST

    in Books

    Seventy-five years after Joseph Stalin's reign of terror across Eastern Europe, entertainment journalist Greg Archer takes a step back from Hollywood and examines his Polish family's mind-bending odyssey of the 1940s. In the process, he exposes one of the most under-reported events of the 20th Century: Stalin's mass deportation of nearly two million Polish citizens to the Siberian gulags and the life-shattering events that followed. The book, Grace Revealed, takes you on that journey.


    But the author's quest takes a dramatic turn. As he walks an emotional tightrope between the past and the present, can a serendipitous global adventure become a saving grace, heal the ancestral soul and bring justice to his family and their forgotten Polish comrades?


    Greg Archer is an award-winning journalist, editor, cultural moderator and author. His journalism and man-on-the-street coverage of agents of change, arts, culture, travel and the entertainment industry appear regularly in The Huffington Post, San Francisco Examiner, Jetset Extra and on his popular YouTube portal. He has been a contributor to Oprah Magazine, The Advocate, VIA Magazine, Palm Springs Life, Bust, Prevention, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Monterey Herald and other publications.


    The book trailer for Grace Revealed is at the link below:


    https://vimeo.com/110959574

  • 00:31

    Dale Lazarov comes to Stonewall Live! Thu July 12 9PM EST

    in Books


     


    Dale Lazarov, author of Good Sports, comes to Stonewall Live! Thursday, July 12, 2012


     


    GOOD SPORTS is a graphic novel that brings Dale Lazarov’s carnality and sweetness as a writer and Alessio Slonimsky realistic raunchiness as an illustrator to the “cocks in jocks” sports-themed gay erotic comics genre.


    In GOOD SPORTS, a field hockey coach and his partner celebrate his team’s win by spending the day after the tournament having sex every possible way they can.  In- between bouts of tenderness and high-stamina. the graphic novel flashes back to how the couple met as young sportsmen and won each other over both in the field and in private.

  • 00:46

    Obama, Seneca Falls, Selma, and Stonewall

    in Family

    President Obama made history by marking Stonewall in his inaugural speech. So what is Stonewall and what does it mean?
     

  • 01:58

    Sunday with Stonewall

    in Radio

    Enjoy this holiday weekend with stonewall the A.N.D of the WOA... history..?  for sure and great music

  • 01:40

    The Final Word Podcast LGBTQ Series: The Stonewall Riots

    in LGBT

    Join your hosts, Angel & Eddie as we discuss current events, politics, and hot button issues!    Listen as we discuss what's happening in the world from our unique perspectives; let's see who gets The Final Word on BlogTalkRadio.com Sunday Nights at 5pm (PST) 8pm (EST).    Call in at 347-826-7899 and share your story with us.   Since July generally hosts LBGTQ Pride events through the country, The Final Word Podcast will be addressing pivotal issues and moments throughout our history.   The Stonewall Riots 1969 The Stonewall riots were a series of spontaneous, violent demonstrations by members of the gay community against a police raid that took place in the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn, in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of New York City. They are widely considered to constitute the single most important event leading to the gay liberation movement and the modern fight for gay and lesbian rights in the United States.
    After the Stonewall riots, gays and lesbians in New York City faced gender, race, class, and generational obstacles to becoming a cohesive community. Within six months, two gay activist organizations were formed in New York, concentrating on confrontational tactics, and three newspapers were established to promote rights for gays and lesbians. Within a few years, gay rights organizations were founded across the U.S. and the world. On June 28, 1970, the first Gay Pride marches took place in Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York commemorating the anniversary of the riots. Similar marches were organized in other cities. Today, Gay Pride events are held annually throughout the world toward the end of June to mark the Stonewall riots.

  • 01:21

    Pedernales Cellars - Stonewall, Texas

    in Wine

    Join All About Wine tonight as continue with the wine industry in the state of Texas with Pedernales Cellars in Stonewall, Texas, and Fred Osterberg.


     


    Hosted by Ron Hunt, cellar master, vineyardist, winemaker and tasting expert - VP and General Manager of Florida Estates Wines in Land O' Lakes, FL. 


     


    Call the show and talk about wine on-air by dialing (646) 727-3235 during the LIVE show or email your questions and comments to allaboutwine101@gmail.com

  • 00:29

    Brian Katcher, Author of "Almost Perfect" Stonewall Book Award Winner 2011

    in Books



    "A young adult novel about a transgender girl—told from the perspective of the straight boy who falls for her—“Almost Perfect” is exceptional. The writing is sensitive, haunting and revelatory,” said Stonewall Children’s and Young Adult Award committee chair Lisa Johnston.

    In “Almost Perfect,” Sage Hendricks is the new girl at Logan Witherspoon’s school. She is very tall, a bit awkward and unconventional in manner and appearance. Logan is immediately drawn to Sage’s intelligence and humor; they need each other’s friendship, but Sage’s life is a mystery. Sage reveals she was born a boy. Outraged, Logan begins to question his sexuality and cuts his ties with his friend, when she needs him most.

    This is Brian Katcher's second novel. His first, "Playing with Matches", was also met with acclaim as an important Young Adult novel.

    Brian Katcher was born in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1975. He attended the University of Missouri, Columbia, before dropping out of society and bumming around Mexico for three years. He’s worked as a fry cook, a market researcher, a welding machine operator, a telemarketer (only lasted one day), and a furniture mover. He lived on an Israeli military base one summer, and once smuggled food into Cuba. When he’s not writing, he works as a school librarian. He lives in central Missouri with his wife and daughter. He still hasn’t paid the parking ticket he got in West Virginia in 1997.

  • 01:31

    Entrepreneurial Excellence- Lori Gum Stonewall Columbus

    in Women

    Guest: Lori Gum of Stonewall Columbus


    http://www.stonewallcolumbus.org/


    Community Respource LGBT local community! PRIDE June 20th-21st PRIDE PARADE fundrasier!


    Entrepreneurial Excellence Radio Show is platform for business owners-old, new and aspiring to share tips, promotions and their stories. The purpose is to inspire others to monetizing their dreams for a new future for themselves, their families and the community. Our vision includes you, our listeners, subscribers and business owners. Our Mission is to provide resources in Business 101, Marketing 101, Cutting Edge Technology, Love in Business, Social Entrepreneurship and Women in Business. We have an underlying pledge to support a better community and to empower the members of these communities to dispelling fear and increase a stronger economic foundation. 

  • 00:31

    Eva Kraus comes to Stonewall Live! April 7 9PM EST

    in Current Events









    Eva Kraus is a 52 year-old woman with a male past. She spent the first 47 years of her life as the father of three grown daughters, serving 12 years in the U.S. military and climbing the corporate ladder in the finance business to become a senior executive in the automotive lending business. Since her transition, Eva found a second career in the beauty industry as an aesthetician and manicurist. She is in the process of starting up her own cosmetics and day spa business. Eva lives in Gloucester, Massachusetts with her partner of 2 years.

    I found Eva on Facebook where her ‘Notes’ have been attracting attention with laughs and raised eyebrows. Entries such as “Somebody is one pissed off Trans Chick!” that deals with her online conversation with a gay male who doesn’t quite ‘get it’ yet. Tune in and you will hear more about that rant! Besides working on her job making the world even more beautiful, she an active member of SpeakOut Boston, a LGBT speaker’s bureau that goes to schools, businesses, churches to tell our personal stories and answer questions.

    This will be a frank discussion (Not Safe For Work NSFW) so grab a drink, kick off your shoes and tune in on Thursday, April 7th, 9PM EST when Eva Kraus comes to Stonewall Live!

  • 00:31

    Dolores DeLuce, a Diva with a Wicked Wit

    in Writing

    In her memoir Dolores De Luce, a five-foot Diva in six-inch heels, takes us on the bumpy ride from her grey days in New Jersey through her escape to the refuge of the tumultuous post-Stonewall days in ‘70s Los Angeles and Gay San Francisco. After giving birth to a mixed-race daughter and being rejected by her Italian American family, Dolores created a new family with the most unlikely people under the most unusual circumstances.
     
    Dolores confesses to living with the notorious film legend, Divine, and being baptized in the filth of John Waters, selling barbiturates to most of the pill-popping homos on the West Coast, and then sleeping with half of them once their high kicked in. Edie Massey, Divine’s film mother, proclaimed Dolores the illegitimate daughter of Divine and Rip Taylor declared her the winner of $1.98 Beauty Show. Even Joan Rivers approved of her racy video that the Fox censors, deemed too dirty to air on her late night talk show.


    Readers who devoured the Counter Culture Diva's confessions in her first memoir, My Life, a Four Letter Word, will be delighted to know that Blow Jobs, picks up where that book ended. It takes the reader up and down the ladder to stardom, and brings you up to date, revealing the fate of this aging Diva.


    While dropping more names than the Beverly Hills 'Who's Who', our Diva brings unique insight to the lives of the rich and famous from her fly-on-the=wall view. From being Dean Martin’s maid to a bimbo’s slave that led to pubic hair trimming on XXX film sets she spares no details.

    Visit her at www.counterculturediva.com

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