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Mattachine Society

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2014

    10 Things to Do for Less Than $10 in NYC This Week

    Our job, here, is to make your work week be less stressful and more enjoyable. A great way to start is by taking in some shows during this year's NYC Improv Festival, which features both local and international comedy groups. Also, House of Vans is hosting an open house that includes free indoor ska ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2012

    ACT UP Did March for Single-Payer Health Care

    In this week's Pride Issue feature "Does 'Gay Inc.' Believe in Free Speech?" we report about how the mainstream gay organizations, even the AIDS groups, were largely absent from Zuccotti Park in 2011 and were not advocating a single-payer option during 2010's raging health care debates. Reader Eust ... More >>

  • News

    June 20, 2012

    Does 'Gay Inc.' Believe in Free Speech?

    In the battle over gay rights, dissent during wartime isn't always tolerated

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2012

    This Week in The Voice: 'Gay Inc.' and Free Speech

    This week in the Voice, out today, Steven Thrasher wants to know whether "Gay Inc." believes in free speech: "Today's movement is quite unlike ACT UP, the Gay Liberation Front, or the Mattachine Society. In their use of confrontation, those groups looked far more like Occupy Wall Street than the Hum ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    Our 10 Best Father's Day Restaurants in NYC

    Barbecue for dad with all the fixin's at Mable's Smokehouse We've endured Mother's Day, and now Father's Day is upon us. These greeting card holidays are always so depressing! You've got to do something, but you never know quite what. The best thing we can think of is to take your male parental un ... More >>

  • Theater

    July 27, 2011

    A Strange and Separate People: Un-Orthodox Jews

    An earlier play by the author of The Temperamentals

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Our 10 Best Places to Eat in NYC on Gay Pride Weekend

    ​Stucco-covered Julius' may be the city's very first gaystropub. Why is the weather always hot as hell during Pride Weekend? Your best refuge -- before, during, or after the march -- is in a well-air-conditioned restaurant for a meal or snack (with a frozen cocktail or two, if you prefer). ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2011

    'Night Of 1000 Judys' Is Tonight! They'll Sing 'Em All!

    ​No, not Judi Dench. Anyway, tonight's attractions: Jackie Hoffman will sing "Swanee." Tony winner Daisy Eagan will do "The Trolley Song." Emily Bergl (Desperate Housewives) will croon "Zing! Went The Strings of My Heart" And there will be more. They'll sing 'em all and they'll stay all n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    Geraldo Rivera and Dick Schaap Ump Game Between Cops and Gays

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 6, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 36 From pitch to bitch by David Tipmore As soon as Geraldo Rivera cakewalked across the Leroy Street playground diamond last Monday night, you knew the charity softball game between the Sixth Precinct ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2010

    "Ho-Ho-Homosexual!" The First Gay Pride March, One Year After Stonewall

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. July 2, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 27 A Happy Birthday For Gay Liberation By Jonathan Black They stretched in a line, from Gimbels to Times Square, thousands and thousands and thousands, chanting, waving, screaming -- the outrageous and the ou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    In the Wake of Stonewall: Gay Power Hits Back

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. July 31, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 42 Gay Power Hits Back by Jonathan Black They marched under a lavender banner, 500 strong, from Washington Square to the Stonewall Inn. The young man in pin-striped caramel hip-hugg ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    July 27, 2010

    STILL PROUD

    Gay rights under discussion

  • News

    June 22, 2010

    1970: A First-Person Account of the First Gay Pride March

    Remembering the March, a year after the Stonewall riots

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2009

    Clip Job: Three Homosexuals In Search of a Drink

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. May 5, 1966, Vol. XI, No. 29 Three Homosexuals In Search of a Drink By Lucy Komisar It was a Greek scene in more ways than one. Three heroes in search of justice trudged from place to place. On the other hand, it was a highly contemp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2009

    Clip Job: Ginsberg and Orlovsky -- Legalize Pot!

    ‚ÄčClip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesDecember 31, 1964, Vol. X, No. 11Pickets for Pot Push LegalizationBy Mary Perot NicholsIn a light drizzle on a gloomy last Sunday, a dedicated picket line marched in front of the City Department of Welfare's headquarters on the east side of To ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    July 22, 2009

    HOORAY FOR HAY

    A gay legend takes over New York theater

  • Theater

    June 24, 2009
  • Voice Choices

    June 24, 2009

    HOT! TOWN

    Gay summer in the city

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    This Week in the Voice

    Twitpic by aturkel. Hurrah, the Queer Issue! So what's the new thing? "The lipstick lesbian has given way to a new butch..." Double hurrah! The "power lesbian" paradigm has apparently shifted toward the model of Rachel Maddow, whose "androgynous sensuality," some guy from a fashion magazine says, ... More >>

  • Theater

    May 13, 2009
  • Voice Choices

    April 22, 2009

    UNSUNG HERO

    Before Harvey Milk, there was Harry Hay

  • News

    June 17, 2008

    Before Stonewall

    Remembering that, before the riots, there was a Sip-In

  • Film

    June 4, 2002
  • News

    January 16, 2001

    Morning Sedition

    WBAI Fights Management’s Move to Turn the Station into NPR Lite

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