45th anniversary of Up Stairs Lounge fire that killed 32 gay people

More than 40 years before 49 people were victims of a shooting bloodbath at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, the Up Stairs Lounge arson in New Orleans was the largest mass murder of gay people in U.S. history. Robert Camina’s documentary “Upstairs Inferno” (which is available for home viewing from Camina’s website ) chronicles the important … Continue reading 45th anniversary of Up Stairs Lounge fire that killed 32 gay people