political funeral

political funeral

Thomas McGovern

Manhattan, July 22, 1993
Activist James Baggett and friends carry the coffin of fellow activist Jon Greenberg through the streets of New York City during a political funeral. Jon Greenberg died on July 12, 1993.

dyke Photo

dyke march

Carolina Kroon

Manhattan, 1993
Two women kiss on a bed being rolled by activists along 5th Avenue at the first dyke march.

subway

subway walk

Ricky Flores

Brooklyn, December 21, 1987
Protestors walk the tracks, stopping subway cars, at the Jay Street and Boro Hall Station, in the Day of Outrage demonstration after the Howard Beach racial killing verdict on December 21, 1987.

tunnel Photo

tunnel closure

Carolina Kroon

Protestors from ACT-UP and other organizations block the entrance to the Holland Tunnel to raise awareness against policies by Mayor Guiliani's administration.

Kiko Photo

outrage

Ricky Flores

Washington Heights, July 1992
Protesters demonstrate for several days in Washington Heights in the wake of the shooting of Jose "Kiko" Garcia by an undercover police officer during a drug sweep of the neighborhood.

cop killing

police killing

Ricky Flores

Washington Heights, July 1992
Demonstrations in Washington Heights in the wake of the shooting of Jose "Kiko" Garcia by an undercover police officer during a drug sweep of the neighborhood.

cop killing

Angry Mourners

Ricky Flores

Washington Heights, July 1992
Relatives of residents killed by police mourn in Washington Heights in the wake of the shooting of Jose "Kiko" Garcia by an undercover police officer during a drug sweep of the neighborhood.

Bush Photo

George H.W. Bush Protest

Thomas McGovern

After sneaking into the Waldorf Astoria Hotel where President George H.W. Bush was in attendance of a fundraiser, activisits protested to demand more research and support from the administration in curing HIV and AIDS.

gay rights

gay rights

Ricky Flores

Manhattan, 1992
An onlooker confronts activists at a Queer Nation demonstration against homophobia.

sandoval funeral

sandoval funeral

Thomas McGovern

1992
Yakima Sandoval touches her late father Willie's forehead at his funeral after Willie died of AIDS related complications.