Axel Axgil - & Eigil Axgil - were Danish gay activists & a longtime couple. In they were the first gay couple to enter a registered partnership - They adopted the surname, Axgil, a combination of their given names, to express their commitment.
vintage everyday: Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician Sir Henry Norman.
The courage to say no. The photo was taken in Hamburg in during the celebrations for the launch of a ship. In the crowed, one person refuses to raise his arm to give the Nazi salute. The man was August Landmesser.