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act up protest
History
Shannon Halliwell (She/Her)

ACT UP Organisation

ACT UP, or the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power is an international, political group working to end the AIDS pandemic. The group defines itself as

Upstairs Lounge newspaper
True Crime
Nikki Halliwell (She/Her)

The 1973 Upstairs Lounge Fire

Like most of us, Francis Dufrene lived for Saturday and Sunday nights. He was tall and lean with a pile of blond hair; the 21-year-old

jeanne manford
History
Shannon Halliwell (She/Her)

PFLAG Co-Founder Jeanne Manford

Born Jean Sobelson in Flushing, Queens in 1920, the third of five daughters of Sadie, a housewife, and Charles Sobelson, a salesman, she studied for

Jesse Dirkhising
True Crime
Nikki Halliwell (She/Her)

The Murder of Jesse Dirkhising

Jesse Dirkhising, also known as Jesse Yates, was the son of Tina and Miles Yates Jr. from the small town of Prairie Grove, Arkansas, USA

andrew cunanan
True Crime
Shannon Halliwell (She/Her)

Versace Murderer: Andrew Cunanan

Andrew Cunanan was born in 1969 in National City, California, USA. In 1981, he was enrolled in The Bishop’s School, which was an independent day