Ep. 10 "Take This Crowd On"

When the Mattachine's founder is called to testify, when ONE Magazine is seized by the post office, and when the FBI begins to interrogate activists, how does the movement continue to fight? 

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes along with our resources. 
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET. 
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Ep. 9 "I Think That Man Is One of Those"

Do we moderate our queer behavior in an assimilated world? What happens when Mattachine goes public? Or when the culturalists move forward with militant queer identity?   
"Can Homosexuals Organize?" "How Clean Can A House Get?" "Why Try to Organize a Bunch of Queers Anyway?" "Quo Vadis, Mattachine Society?"   

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes along with our resources. 
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET. 
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history. 

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Ep. 8 "Silly Letters"

Why do assimilationists reject queer culture? Hear the season from the point of view of the Mattachine's rising leader.

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes along with our resources. 
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET. 
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history. 

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Ep. 7 "People Like Other People"

Are you a culturalist or an assimilationist? What are the pros and cons of each side, and what would you do to fight for yours? No one will be the same after this week's Mattachine meeting.  

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes along with our resources. 
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET. 
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history. 

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Ep. 6 "Are You Now Or Have You Ever Been A Homosexual?"

When an organization splinters into alliances, will the community they're organizing splinter, too? Welcome to the secret society's first constitutional convention. 

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes along with our resources. 
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET. 
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history. 

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BONUS: Executive Order 10450

This bonus episode doesn't take place in the past, but it's based in history. How does 1953's anti-gay executive order influence our lives under Trump? 

The original Mattachine Society jester logo is courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. 
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history. 

Please rate and review the show on iTunes! Or support the show at patreon.com/mattachinefiles
Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes along with our resources. 

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Ep. 5 "Diversified Individualists"

How will political pressure from the lavender scare cause cracks in the Mattachine Foundation? If we are "moral risks," then what is our moral code? 

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes along with our resources. 
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET. 
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history. 

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Ep. 4 "The Lavender Scare"

How and when did homophobia begin in the United States? How did the government weaponize it against us? 

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes. 
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET. 
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history. 

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Ep. 3 "To Be Accused: The Trial of Dale Jennings"

Why was Dale Jennings arrested? What purpose does ONE Magazine serve? How is queer culture defined by our community? 
-Miss Jean Dempsey, Treasurer 

 
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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes. 
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET. 
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history. 

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Ep. 2 "The Call"

Who is the Mattachine Foundation? What do they want?

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for free transcripts of the episodes.
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET.
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history.

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Ep. 1 "Strange Sex Cult Exposed"

What is Mattachine? Why are they anonymous? Our case opens with a postal worker in 1920s Chicago.

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Editorial advising by Paul Di Ciccio and Albert Williams. Harry Hay's voice by Steve Camp. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @mattachinefiles. School teachers, email me at ourhistorypod@gmail.com for (clean) transcripts of the episodes.
The original Mattachine Society jester logo and audio clips of Harry Hay are courtesy of ONE Archives at the USC Libraries. Audio clips from The Rejected are licensed by Thirteen Productions and WNET.
Thanks for listening! Please continue to share our history.

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Trailer

January 4, 2018, Devlyn Camp opens an FBI case file on a secret society of homosexuals that met in Cold War America.
A 10-episode, serialized case called Mattachine.

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