Like many of the other businesses the Stonewall Inn was illegal because they served gay people alcohol. Now there were two groups, those who were arrested and waiting to be taken to the police station, and those were let go. On June 28th,police raided the Stonewall Inn. These riots go down in history as starting the gay rights movement as well as are celebrated via Gay Pride Parades. This time around the Stonewall Inn raid was different. The police were saved by the New York tactical police force and those who were initially arrested and then some were taken to jail.
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Continuing with the unusual circumstances was the fact that those were let go stayed instead of leaving as quickly as possible. Remember the Good Times. Brianna Quezada Writer Historically Brianna has had a passion for all things social media and pop culture, no matter the decade. A full riot was in motion: Fall in love again Famous Faces.
It is said that there were around customers in the bar the night of raid and eight police officers conducting it. More from Groovy History. Twenty-seven years later the first national gay rights organization was formed Harry Hay who is considered to be the founder of the gay rights movement. As these men and women stayed to support their friends a crowd began to form. Continuing with the unusual circumstances was the fact that those were let go stayed instead of leaving as quickly as possible. The year was and openly gay establishments were truly a needle in a haystack due to the many laws prohibiting homosexuality in public. Remember the Good Times.