Barack Obama is one of the most beloved former presidents in American history. His legacy continues to live on as an example of class that we hadn’t seen since John F. Kennedy. Obama personified everything that a president should be, which is why Donald Trump cannot stand him in the least.
Obama just paid his respects to the memory of the movement that took place at the Stonewall Inn in the 1960’s when LGBTQ members refused to back down to the American government’s constant persecution.
50 years ago, history was written at the Stonewall Inn when New York's LGBT community stood up, spoke out, and started a movement. In 2016 I was proud to designate it as a national monument—a reminder the arc of our history is an arc of progress as long as we keep pushing for it. pic.twitter.com/xyvYfuoJwK
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) June 28, 2019
People immediately showed up to give Obama the respect he deserves in the comment section of his post. We captured the best responses to his tweet below: