What were the STONEWALL RIOTS?

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When it comes to modern LGBTQ history, a lot of it can be traced back to the Stonewall Uprising. But what actually went down over those five nights in June 1969? NBC News’ Lawrence Jackson breaks down the Stonewall Riots -- how we got there, what happened and what happened afterward. It’s all part of Stay Tuned Explains: The Summer of ‘69.