14 Defiant Gay and Lesbian People Before It Was Legal

Gay marriage is legal everywhere in America.

It seems odd now to think that homosexuality was a crime until recently. But that didn’t stop these pioneering gay and lesbian people from living their lives.  Just look at this lesbian from the 1940s who wasn’t going to let an arrest ruin her life!

Below are 14 defiant photos of people throughout history who helped set the foundation for the liberties we all enjoy today.


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