Marsha P. Johnson
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WMPG celebrates the lives of Black men and women throughout the month of February. Born in Elizabeth, NJ, Marsha P. Johnson was an African American transgender woman and revolutionary gay rights and AIDS activist who was a prominent figure in the Stonewall Riots. Her advocacy in support of young drag queens and trans women helped influence the trajectory of the LBGTA community until her death in 1992.
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