But, over the years, a lot has changed in Dupont Circle. Gay rights activist Craig Howell has been around to see the evolution of that Northwest, D. Howell remembers when gay bars and clubs like Mr. He said those businesses, along with the establishment of numerous gay bookstores, made Dupont Circle a place where locals in the LGBT community knew they could freely interact with one another. But, as gay activists have made progress to secure more rights and protections in the District, Howell said the emphasis of Dupont Circle in the LGBT community has changed.
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Fifty Years After Stonewall, What's the Political Role of the American Gay Bar? - Pacific Standard
This series is also available as an e-book for your Kindle. Download it now. Running a bar is a tough business in the best of circumstances. Overhead is high, customers fickle, and staff transient. Between and , the number of drinking establishments in the United States fell by Census Bureau.
Fifty Years After Stonewall, What's the Political Role of the American Gay Bar?
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Illustration: Mallika Ramachandran. Grant enters the establishment and, on recognizing Lee, joins her. She initially doesn't fully remember Jack. But then: "You pissed in a closet," she says, recalling a book party where there was a "handsome English gentleman who was so shit-faced he mistook the coat closet for the can" and "ruined thousands of dollars' worth of furs. When they eventually leave, hammered and happy, we get a clear view of the bar's name: Julius'.