The following terms represent persons, organizations, and topics documented in this collection. They compiled a list of Western Mass lesbians and feminists who would be valuable resources on that early history. By this time, the community which the Alliance served had expanded in both size and scope, and smaller groups were beginning to splinter off. Salads and sandwiches were introduced for lunch. It is a singular attitude that prohibits any judgment about obvious moral decay because of the paranoid belief that judgment of any sort would destroy the gay lifestyle, whatever that is…. Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Alliance Origins In the s, following the beginnings of the national second-wave feminist and gay liberation movements, lesbians at Smith slowly began to emerge as community. Violence against women is a recurring theme in the notebooks.
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Photography 45 Photos of a Russian Arms Race. This time the price of social acceptance of gays is the redefinition of an institution that is thousands of years old and a cornerstone of society. The lowering of the age [ 12 years old to be exact ] of consent for homosexual and heterosexual sex. They organize kayaking, book club nights, and potlucks. Town and college are Very LGBT friendly, and the culture is very progressive in many other democratic issues. Woman says Smith College comments misconstrued. Posted by Papa Giorgio at 7:
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They serenaded their guests, presented them to the student body, and danced with them. While I understand the strong feelings Mr. The college officials present did not take control of the situation. It can be a support group, a place to relax before a prelim Cornell-speak for midterm , or simply a place to hang out and meet new people. Her comedy heroes I like unapologetic women. At right, a young man in a cocktail dress stands up in the back and adresses the activists.
Go into Philly, find queers who have never heard of Bryn Mawr, and date them. On the flip side, many students do choose to keep things private, and this is respected as well. And at the end of the year there is Lavendar Graduation complete with rainbow tassels! This thriving oasis of 30, in western Massachusetts is a sanctuary that not only tolerates but welcomes differing lifestyles and that has evolved into a haven for the lesbian community. But after Sorba left, the rioters continued to occupy in the room.