A number of the epic picket signs carried in 1965 in front of LBJ’s White House by the original Mattachine Society of Washington will be on display in the White […]
Our research on J. Edgar Hoover’s “Sex Deviate” program; and the U.S. Civil Service Commission internal memoranda (1964) on homosexuality–“something uniquely nasty”– is featured in a New York Times, May 21 […]
The 10th Archivist of the United States David Ferriero addressed The Mattachine Society of Washington, D.C., on May 21 at a reception hosted by the international law firm McDermott Will […]
Our “archive activism” is highlighted in a feature in this week’s “Washington Blade”.
I interviewed Washington “Power House” lobbyist Robert Keith Gray almost two years ago (when he was approaching 90) on-the-record for the Mattachine Society of Washington, D.C. More than fifty years prior to […]
She was the first lesbian member of the original Mattachine Society of Washington, D.C. She was Editor of “The Homosexual Citizen”, the Mattachine monthly, under the nom de plume Lilli […]
http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/volokh-conspiracy/wp/2014/02/05/the-unknown-supreme-court-decision-that-changed-everything-for-gays/ The Case That Changed Everything and the Mattachine Society of Washington, D.C. by Brookings scholar and author Jon Rauch.
On the eve of his 90th birthday, retired attorney Eric Julber at home in Carmel, is proud of his 1958 landmark Supreme Court victory in One, Inc. v Oleson–the case […]