Tag: Stonewall-Inn

Stonewall Inn Becomes First National Monument to Honor Gay Rights

Gay Pride parades across the country this weekend took on additional meaning this year following the Orlando massacre, the designation of the first national monument to gay rights and the one-year anniversary of marriage equality. Sunday was exactly two weeks since the Pulse nightclub shooting where 49 people lost their…

Stonewall Inn: 5 Things About the First LGBT Landmark in NYC

The Supreme Court made arulingon the Obergefell v. Hodges case on Friday, which madesame-gender marriage legal in all 50 states. This milestone in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender history has roots in a Greenwich Village bar, called The Stonewall Inn, where the LGBT rights modern movement is said to have…