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What period of gay history would you like to discuss first?

The fifties and sixties - before Stonewall
9 (50%)
Early Gay Liberation 1969 - 1975
2 (11.1%)
Political awakening 1975 - 1981
0 (0%)
The onset of AIDS 1981 - 1996
6 (33.3%)
Post Protease Inhibitors 1996 - Present
1 (5.6%)

Total Members Voted: 14

Voting closed: February 24, 2007, 01:59:08 AM

Author Topic: Gay History -- How We Got Here  (Read 403494 times)

Offline lislis

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Re: Gay History -- How We Got Here
« Reply #1680 on: September 08, 2021, 06:17:24 PM »
https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-58493076
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"I'm happy, I'm carefree, and I'm gay, I was born this way"


(played over the end credits in Another Gay Movie, I finally found and bought that version on Amazon a few years ago)

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Re: Gay History -- How We Got Here
« Reply #1681 on: September 08, 2021, 07:29:10 PM »

I don't ever remember hearing this song before.   It's good to hear it now, and I hope when it was released, it helped many people.

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Re: Gay History -- How We Got Here
« Reply #1682 on: September 08, 2021, 09:14:08 PM »
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AefLEID1xmY

I like this version, it's the one I bought from Amazon.

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Re: Gay History -- How We Got Here
« Reply #1683 on: September 08, 2021, 09:16:28 PM »
Ah, a cover by Jimmy Sommerville.  Nice!