1) "Stonewall" Jackson
2) Formerly a mafia-run gay bar the is famous for the riots that took place in 1969.
3) Short for the Stonewall riots, which occured in 1969 and helped to shape the modern GLBT rights movement.
1)Stonewall Jackson was known for military ability.
2)The Stonewall really wasn't the greatest place unless you didn't mind the mafia.
3)Stonewall helped the gays rights movement get recognized.
An acronym for Daughters of Bilitis, the first lesbian group in the homophile movement. It was founded in 1955 as a way for lesbian to be able to meet others in a respectable, non-bar setting. It was a significant part of the pre-Stonewall gay rights movement.
The DOB members often worked with the Mattachine society men.