“… thousands converged on the West Village in Manhattan on Monday night for a vigil at the Stonewall Inn, where the modern gay rights movement was ignited by a series of riots in 1969. For many New Yorkers, this was the most powerful form of demonstration possible: reclaiming this sanctum of gay life that had so recently been transformed into a war zone in Orlando.” [nytimes.com/2016/06/14/nyregion/a-moment-of-solidarity-at-the-stonewall-inn-a-gay-rights-landmark.html]

Songs:
“La Vie En Rose” (Buddha Lounge Remix) – Edith Piaf [youtube.com/watch?v=o8cz_7U1QCc]
“Somewhere” from West Side Story – Titus Burgess
“We will stand together” – unknown supporter