Paul also borrowed from Miami, taking Jack Campbell's donor list and some strategies. The connection between the ERA and ordinance was obvious to many. Several suicides were connected to the campaign, including a Cuban gay activist in Miami named Ovidio "Herbie" Ramos, who was stunned at the vehemence against homosexuals. Although she performed and spoke only at revivals and other religious shows, audiences were often less than half the expected number, and many would leave when she came on stage. She probably scared many more from even trying to do any profession where they worked with children. Kunst, 54, will take a break from organizing anti-Nazi demonstrations and be host to a gathering to celebrate the gay-rights struggle at his Miami Beach home.
Goodstein warned that the fight would not end in Miami if the gay community lost, as did the local gay-focus newspapers of Boston's Gay Community News and San Francisco's Bay Area Reporter.
ADVERSARIES IN GAY DEBATE, 20 YEARS LATER
Kunst, 54, will take a break from organizing anti-Nazi demonstrations and be host to a gathering to celebrate the gay-rights struggle at his Miami Beach home. They thought the cause of civil rights, pretty much alone, would rally voters of conscience. Then did drag shows in Atlanta later years, appearing at the University of Georgia where they tried to run her out of town but the show went on. After the ordinance passed, over thirty conservative political professionals and ministers from various faiths met in Bryant and Green's home to discuss a plan to raise publicity and attempt to get at least 10, signatures on a petition to force the issue to be decided by a county voter referendum. But the Florida orange juice boycott was the first organized by gay and lesbian activists. I have not been moved in that respect. Metro-Dade commissioners are expected to once again consider a gay-rights ordinance this summer.
Photo by Ansen Seale. Petersburg Timesp. Department of Housing and Urban Development overturned its own rules they had set earlier in the year to allow unmarried and same-sex couples federally financed housing. As of Bryant was living in Oklahoma City. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Anita Bryant. She said she had a solution, said it with the optimism of the perpetually just.