Check Out This Incredible Supercut of Gay Rights News Clips from the 1980s: VIDEO

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We’ve already shown you Dave Evans’s awesome collection of gay news clips from the 1970s - and here’s his next compilation video, with this one highlighting gay news of the 1980s.

The video chronicles the early days of the AIDS crisis, the rising power of the ‘gay vote,’ openly gay Representatives Gerry Studds and Barney Frank, growing visibility of LGBT families, the influence of Jerry Falwell and the Christian Right, and efforts to combat anti-sodomy state laws.  

Check it out, AFTER THE JUMP...

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