Sylvia Rivera

New 'Stonewall' Poster More Diverse Than Trailer

The new poster appears to be the film studio’s response to accusations of whitewashing. 

'Stonewall' Trailer Accused of Whitewashing, Omitting Contributions of Trans* People of Color

The trailer for Roland Emmerich’s upcoming film about the Stonewall riots has provoked controversy for omitting the contributions of integral activists of color including Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera. 

Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson: Trans Pioneers, BFFs, Film Stars

They made history. But first, they cried and partied.