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From the ACLU press release:. Rights and legal issues. A slogan on your chest was tailor-made for a politics of mass visibility, and marches, sit-ins, and other collective acts of public dissent were quick to capitalize on their televisual appeal.
How America will Conquer its Fear and Hatred of Gays in the 90s that gay pride parades should regulate the visibility of drag queens lest the movement continue to promulgate a vision of manifest distinction, a differentiation that they argued would set the movement back.