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Minorities in mass media

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

The Laughing Policeman Protest Collection

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Coll2011-062

Clippings, flyers, interview transcript, news releases, notes, and studio publicity materials documenting protests in San Francisco directed against the motion picture, The Laughing Policeman, a police thriller released in 1973. Gay and lesbian rights activists objected to the representation of gay men and gay social life in the movie, which revolved around a mass-murderer with a secret gay identity.

Dates: 1973