Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Minnesota History Center exhibit shines light on LGBT history

Image via Minnesota Historical Society The Minnesota Historical Society library has put together a display in its lobby documenting the LGBT community's struggle toward full...

Turning anti-gay hate into love with a Loring Park memorial to Joel Larson

Friends and family of Joel Larson have started a campaign to remember the energetic and dynamic young gay man who lost his life to...

Sen. Allen Spear to be honored with LGBT Equality colonnade in Minneapolis Park

The influence of Sen. Allen Spear on the LGBT movement in Minnesota cannot be understated. He was the first openly gay elected official in...

Throwback Thursday 1983: Divine comes to Minneapolis’ Hub of Hell

Divine, the iconic drag persona created by Harris Glenn Milstead and made famous through the films of John Waters, came to Minneapolis in 1983....

Out North Brings Minnesota’s LGBTQ+ History To TPT On October 16th

Out North – MNLGBTQ History dusts off important stories from the annals of queer history and brings them to your living room starting on...

Throwback Thursday: Check out these ads for The Saloon from the early 1980s

The Saloon has been a ubiquitous part of the (mainly) gay male community in Minneapolis with a history extending back to 1977. In those...