President Obama Designates Stonewall National Monument

JUNE 24, 2016 AT 12:00 PM ET BY SIMONE LEIRO Today, President Obama designated a new national monument at the historic site of the Stonewall Uprising in New York City to honor the broad LGBT equality movement. The new ‘Stonewall National Monument’ will protect the area where, on June 28, 1969, a community’s uprising in…