Through the years many speakers have spoken at the events. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. What survives after many centuries of persecution—resulting in shame, suppression, and secrecy—has only in more recent decades been pursued and interwoven into more mainstream historical narratives. Retrieved November 2, November 4, - Voters approve Proposition 8 in California, which makes same-sex marriage illegal.
Over the next several decades, such relations were gradually decriminalized on a state-by-state basis.
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After Sabadino degli Arienti in Le Porretane. Anyone could practice it freely, just as anyone could visit a prostituteprovided it was done without violence and without compulsionand preferably as far as taking the passive role was concerned, with specialists. The University of Chicago Press. National Center for Transgender Equality. Library resources about LGBT history.