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Sylvia Rivera photographed in 1994. (Justin Sutcliffe/AP Photo)

Remembering Stonewall as It Actually Was—and a Movement as It Really Is

With monuments to a pair of trans activists instrumental in the 1969 uprising, New York City takes an important step toward inclusion.