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ITHACA, NY — The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series at Ithaca College will host a showing of the documentary “Overruled! The Case That Brought Down Sodomy Laws” on Wednesday, March 26, at 7 p.m. in Textor 103. The screening is free and open to the public.

In 1998, on a September night in Houston, Texas, police stormed into John Lawrence’s home and...

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ITHACA, NY — The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series at Ithaca College will show the documentary “Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin” on Wednesday, Feb. 12, in observance of Black History Month. The showing is scheduled for 7 p.m. in Textor 103, and it is free and open to the public.

A master strategist and tireless activist, Bayard Rustin is best...

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ITHACA, NY — The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series at Ithaca College will show the documentary “How to Survive a Plague” — the story of how activism and innovation turned AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable condition — on Wednesday, Dec. 4. The 7 p.m. screening in Textor 101 is free and open to the public.

Faced with their own...

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ITHACA, NY — The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series at Ithaca College will host a free public showing of the documentary “Key West, City of Colors” on Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 7 p.m. in Textor 101.

The film focuses on the 2003 unraveling of a one-and-a-quarter-mile-long rainbow flag in Key West, Florida, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the flag...

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ITHACA, NY—When the love of Edie Windsor’s life died, she was forced to pay additional estate taxes because the federal government did not recognize her marriage to Thea Spyer. Edie would become the lead plaintiff in the lawsuit challenging the Defense of Marriage Act, resulting in...

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