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Citizens For A Decent Atlanta
Cover of the Great Speckled Bird with protest signs saying, "Down with perverted sex", "Citizens for a decent Atlanta", "Jackson Loves Homos"

 Warren, by Rebecca Ranson, program for the first run of the play at 7 Stages Theatre, Atlanta, Georgia, opened August 23, 1984 (23 pages)
A copy of the program for the December 12-22, 1984 run, that differs from this earlier version, is in the 7 Stages Theatre Collection (M219-Programs-1984-08-23).

Gay power
The Great Speckled Bird was published from 1968 to 1976 with some issues appearing in the 1980s and 2000s. This publication was one of the longest-running and highest quality underground newspapers of the era. Frequently published were articles on…

Great Speckled Bird newspaper article about Charis Books and More
Charis Books and More opens. Opened by LInda Bryant, Charis is the first lesbian/feminist bookstore in the Southeast.

Gay Pride vs. Citizens for a Decent Atlanta
The Great Speckled Bird was published from 1968 to 1976 with some issues appearing in the 1980s and 2000s. This publication was one of the longest-running and highest quality underground newspapers of the era. Frequently published were articles on…

The Controversy
The Great Speckled Bird was published from 1968 to 1976 with some issues appearing in the 1980s and 2000s. This publication was one of the longest-running and highest quality underground newspapers of the era. Frequently published were articles on…

The Total cost of Citizens for Decent Atlanta first five ads ran over $8000
The Great Speckled Bird was published from 1968 to 1976 with some issues appearing in the 1980s and 2000s. This publication was one of the longest-running and highest quality underground newspapers of the era. Frequently published were articles on…

We raised five grand in six phone calls, they bosted: Black Reactions, Gay response
The Great Speckled Bird was published from 1968 to 1976 with some issues appearing in the 1980s and 2000s. This publication was one of the longest-running and highest quality underground newspapers of the era. Frequently published were articles on…

Gay Pride Alliance
The Great Speckled Bird was published from 1968 to 1976 with some issues appearing in the 1980s and 2000s. This publication was one of the longest-running and highest quality underground newspapers of the era. Frequently published were articles on…

Harvey Milk: Immortal Words of Late Gay Politician
The Great Speckled Bird was published from 1968 to 1976 with some issues appearing in the 1980s and 2000s. This publication was one of the longest-running and highest quality underground newspapers of the era. Frequently published were articles on…

Q-S Pit, Part II
The Georgia State University Signal, volume 37, number 15 (November 6, 1978). The Signal was formed in 1943 by the merger of two student newspapers, The Evening Signal (1933-1943), and The Junior Collegiate (1935-1943). Since 1943, GSU has been the…

Addressing Hatred, Intolerance
The Georgia State University Signal, volume 37, number 15 (November 6, 1978). The Signal was formed in 1943 by the merger of two student newspapers, The Evening Signal (1933-1943), and The Junior Collegiate (1935-1943). Since 1943, GSU has been the…