Jim Fouratt

Jim Fouratt

Jim Fouratt was an early member of the Gay Liberation Front and a participant in the Stonewall riots; his story is one of six biographical accounts of the time leading up to and following the riots featured prominently in the fabric of Martin Duberman's 'Stonewall'. Fouratt lived with Carl Miller, Allen Young and Giles Kotcher in the Seventeenth Street commune. He became the manager for the club Hurrah in 1978 and brought in DJs to create the first "Rock Disco," with music videos playing as well as live music acts. Wikipedia*

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Jim Fouratt has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2000 with an average of 662 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. October 27, 1996 - Present Vice President, A&R Mercury Records Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Millennium March for Equality

    Millennium March for Equality

    Participants gathered to promote equality and equal rights for members of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered…

  • Do the Media Glamorize Drugs?

    Do the Media Glamorize Drugs?

    Panelists discussed whether and how various media forms glamorize drug use and whether this affects personal behavior. There…

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