Stories by Matt Keeley

History
When Gays Bash Back: The Story of Rev. Broshears and the Lavender Panthers

An epidemic of gay bashings and murders in ’70s San Francisco led this man to bash back with his Lavender Panthers

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Comics
10 LGBTQ International Cartoonists You Should Know

It can be tempting to think of queer comics as an American art form, but here are 10 amazing LGBTQ cartoonists from around the world you have to check out

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Sports
Baseball’s First Out Player, Glenn Burke, Created the High-Five, Briefly a Symbol of Gay Pride

The high-five was invented by Glenn Burke at a Dodgers game in 1977, but what many people don’t know is that Burke was also the first openly gay player

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TV
Shaping Queer History, One Scene at a Time: 32 LGBTQ Television Moments That Broke Barriers

While we often think of LGBTQ characters on TV as a more modern phenomenon, our list of gay TV moments goes back to the 1970s

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