Marc Peyser: Eleanor Roosevelt, The First Lady Of Gay Rights

Eleanor Roosevelt deserves to be a gay icon — even if she was 100 percent straight. Homosexuality may have been stigmatized, even criminalized, during her lifetime, but that didn’t stop her from befriending gay women regardless of what people thought of them or her.

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