An Intense Confluence of Radical Ideas: Umass Fall 1971


  The 1970 co-founders of UMass/Amherst Student Homophile League (see previous posts)  had rapidly moved into other forms of activism creating a leadership vacuum within the group. Kathryn Girard joined the Women’s Caucus of the School of Education and Michael Obligado started, with other more radical SHL members, the local Gay Liberation Front. I steppedContinue reading An Intense Confluence of Radical Ideas: Umass Fall 1971