National Park Service Initiative Seeks to ‘Celebrate and Intepret LGBT Heritage’

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National Park Service Initiative Seeks to ‘Celebrate and Intepret LGBT Heritage’.

And Obama apparently declared June to be “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month.”

NEW YORK – The U.S. National Park Service has announced an initiative to commemorate locations which played significant roles in the rise of homosexuality across the country.

On Friday, the National Park Service unveiled a nationwide “theme study” to explore places and events associated with the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) movement. According to a Friday press release, the study “is part of a broader initiative under the Obama Administration to ensure that the National Park Service reflects and tells a more complete story of the people and events responsible for building this nation.”

“Over the next 12 to 18 months, the National Park Service will work with scholars to explore ways to celebrate and interpret LGBT heritage,” the release states.

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