Queer Notes: July-August 2020

July 1, 2020

Queer Notes takes up: the relationship between the LGBTQ movement and Black Lives Matter around pride celebrations; discrimination against gay people in Turkmenistan, especially against Dr. Kasymberdy Garayev; and the death of Aimee Stephens, the Transgender woman at the center of the Supreme Court case which ruled that Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act prohibiting discrimination by sex includes gender identity and sexual orientation.

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Outrage in San Francisco

May 31, 2020

Since May 29, there have been ongoing demonstrations sparked by the outrage over the police murder of George Floyd. They spread throughout the many San Francisco Bay Area cities including ones not especially known for activism like Walnut Creek.

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