Urging U.S. President to Designate Stonewall as National Monument to Honor LGBT Struggle


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While Two-Thirds of America’s National Parks are Dedicated to Culturally & Historically Significant Sites, Struggle  for LGBT Equality is Not Recognized

Posted by Melanie Nathan, September 20, 2015.

Today, in front of the iconic Stonewall Inn,U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, U.S. Congressman Jerrold Nadler, the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA), state and local elected officials, advocacy groups and community leaders launched a new campaign to designate the nation’s first national park site dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) history at Stonewall.

StonewallThe national campaign launch has been organized outside of the historic Stonewall Inn and Christopher Park, in New York City’s Greenwich Village, where the modern LGBT equal rights movement began in the summer of 1969.  As part of the lead up to the national launch, elected officials representing all levels of government in New York have sent the first letters to President Obama requesting the designation of…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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