CNN story(CNN) — The generation of gays and lesbians that literally created the modern LGBT movement — from the heroes of the 1969Stonewall riots to their slightly younger friends — is at, or nearing, retirement age.

That used to mean the beginning of an extremely difficult time in an LGBT person’s life. But as gay baby boomers find more acceptance in mainstream society and continue to do what they’ve always done — push to make a better world for the LGBT community — their retirement options are slowly improving. That is, if they decide to retire at all.  Read more…