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Springfield, ill (ap) — the illinois senate has advanced a plan requiring public schools teach a unit on the role and contributions of gays, lesbians and other lgbt individuals in society. Lgbt people in the eastern caribbean face a toxic homophobic culture, intensified by laws that make same-sex conduct between consenting adults illegal. The committee on lgbt history is soliciting submissions for next year’s meeting of the american historical association in chicago, january 3-6, 2019 we welcome scholarship focused on any region and period, and especially encourage those working on areas outside of the united states and periods before the twentieth century. A brief history of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender social movements/bonnie j morris, phd what is the pre-history of lgbt activism. In 2011, the united nations human rights council passed its first resolution recognizing lgbt rights history of lgbt-related laws ancient celts.
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