82 The Murder of Joe Rose
QUEBEC | In 1989, 23-year-old Joe Rose and a friend boarded a Montreal bus home in the early morning hours. What happened next would be described as a turning point for the LGBTQ+ rights movement in Quebec.
Recommended resources for further reading:
Prejudice to pride: The forgotten murder of Joe Rose, by Richard Burnett, special to the Montreal Gazette
Sex Garage raid a turning point in Montreal’s LGBT activism by Richard Burnett, special to the Montreal Gazette
HIV basics from Catie.ca (Canada’s source for HIV and hepatitis C information)
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Writing: Kristi Lee
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