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President Obama includes Stonewall, marriage equality in inaugural address

President Barack Obama specifically included LGBT rights in today's inauguration speech, part of a powerful appeal to "the most evident of truths – that all of us are created equal."

Obama gave his second inaugural address after being sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts.

"We, the people, declare today that the most evident of truths – that all of us are created equal – is the star that guides us still; just as it guided our forebears through Seneca Falls, and Selma, and Stonewall," Obama said.

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LGBT angles to watch for at today’s Presidential Inauguration

President Barack Obama's inauguration is just another example of how he includes LGBT people among the fabric of America. Here are several specific LGBT moments to watch for today:

During the ceremony

Crowds began building hours ago, but the inauguration gets underway in earnest when First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and then President Obama are seated a little after 11 a.m.

Any of the speakers may choose to include LGBT people in their remarks, and we'll be listening closely for specific inclusion in Obama's inaugural address, which starts at noon.