This is it! The 50th Anniversary of the Compton’s Cafeteria Riot! Sunday, August 28th, 1-5pm, Boeddeker Park, Eddy and Jones, San Francisco. Please see for details. There is also a Facebook page to sign up! Let everyone know! Here’s just some of the information: The Gene Compton’s Cafeteria Riot […]

50th Anniversary Celebration, Sunday, Aug 28!

The GLBT Historical Society will be having a discussion, on Thursday, August 4, from 7pm to 9m called “Cruising The Tenderloin in the 1960’s”. This is part of the Compton’s 50th Anniversary celebrations at the GLBT Historical Society. -=-=- A self-described “Mexican spitfire, screaming queen, pioneer, legend, icon, diva, 29-year […]

August 4, GLBT Historical Society – See Felicia!

Friday, July 22 9:30 AM KQED Radio will be interviewing Victor SILVER. He was a Director of the film “Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton’s Cafeteria” and is now a History Professor at Pomona College. Saturday, July 23 6:00 PM KQED Television will be showing the whole film! And… There […]

KQED Radio Interview and TV showing of “Screaming Queens”

In his last annual “Pride Reception”, President OBAMA recognized Compton’s as an important milestone in Civil Rights: “And that’s what I see here tonight -– people who aren’t afraid to ruffle feathers in the name of justice and equality until we extend the full promise of America to every single […]

President recognizes Compton’s, with a warning!

The first event to mark the Fiftieth Aniversary of the Compton’s Riots will be the end of Trans March! This year’s Trans March will end at the site of the Compton’s Cafeteria Riots. There will be thousands of us on hand to celebrate this Fiftieth Anniversary! Please come to Trans […]

Trans March is the first event to mark the 50th ...