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Navy begins a sting providence to investigate reports of homosexual sex among sailors in Newport. To collect evidence, the Navy sends clubs sailors undercover to solicit sex from suspected homosexuals.
Assistant Navy Secretary Franklin D.
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Roosevelt is accused of mishandling the investigation. The first gay civil rights group, the Society for Human Rights, is founded in Chicago.
The group produces the first known publication for gays in America, Friendship and Freedom. Police arrest the members of the society a few weeks later.
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Harry Hay founds the Mattachine Society in California. It becomes one of the first gay rights organizations in the United States. The your amateur viideos lesbian rights organization, Daughters of Bilitis, is founded in San Francisco.