Throughout the 1970s the Gay Liberation Front (GLF) initiated an anarchic campaign that permanently changed the face of Britain. Inspired by the Stonewall uprisings in the US, the GLF demanded a 'Absolute Freedom For All' worldwide.

Yet half a century on, injustice is rife and LGBT+ inequality remains. Complete LGBT+ liberation means housing rights, universal healthcare, economic freedom and so much more. Although many people believe queers are now free and should behave, assimilate and become palatable - Dan Glass shows that the fight is far from over.

United Queerdom evocatively captures over five decades of LGBT+ culture and protest from the GLF to 2020s. Showing how central protest is to queer history and identity this book uncovers the back-breaking hard work as well as the glamorous and raucous stories of those who rebelled against injustice and became founders in the story of queer liberation.

United Queerdom

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  • Product Information

    United Queerdom : From the Legends of the Gay Liberation Front to the Queers of Tomorrow | Paperback
    ISBN: 9781786998767
    Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Publication Date: 18 Jun 2020
    Genre: Cultural History - Non-fiction
    Pages: 272
    Dimensions: 134 x 215 x 22 (mm)
    Language: English

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