Remembering Stormé – The Woman Of Color Who Incited The Stonewall Revolution

Remembering Stormé – The Woman Of Color Who Incited The Stonewall Revolution:

She was cut from the movie, his-story was rewritten as usual, but let’s set the record straight (no pun intended): a butch lesbian was responsible for starting the first Stonewall riot at 1:20 a.m. on June 28, 1969. That night, a brave woman of color, Stormé DeLarveriewas hit on the head with a billy club and handcuffed. She was bleeding from the head when she brazenly turned to the crowd and hollered, “WHY DON’T YOU DO SOMETHING!?” Read the full article here.