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American Experience

Stonewall Uprising Preview

Airs Monday, April 25, 2011 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

Stonewall Uprising Preview

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American Experience

The "Dangers" of Homosexuality

A policeman's 1966 lecture on how homosexuality can destroy your life.

The "Dangers" of Homosexuality

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American Experience

The Dangers of Drag

In 1960s New York, gay men who dressed in women's clothing courted danger.

The Dangers of Drag

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American Experience

What Was the Mattachine Society?

The Mattachine society was one of the earliest gay rights groups.

What Was the Mattachine Society?

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American Experience

"Curing" Homosexuality

Dangerous "treatments" for eliminating homosexual urges were common in the 1950s and 60s.

"Curing" Homosexuality

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Violence Against Gays and Lesbians

To be openly gay in the 1960s was a serious risk.

Violence Against Gays and Lesbians

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American Experience

The First Gay Pride March

Remembering the first gay pride march, held one year after the Stonewall riots.

The First Gay Pride March

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American Experience

The Legacy of the Stonewall Riots

The Stonewall riots inspired gay Americans to fight for their rights.

The Legacy of the Stonewall Riots

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American Experience

The Fear of Being Gay

A veteran remembers what it was like to discover he was gay.

The Fear of Being Gay

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Boys Beware

This 1955 educational film warns of homosexuality, calling it "a sickness of the mind."

Boys Beware