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Obama Will No Longer Defend Blocking Benefits for Gay Soldiers

In October of 2011, Servicemembers Legal Defense Network filed a federal lawsuit (McLaughlin v. Panetta) asserting that the denial of "same ... See the Rest

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A Soldier Seeks Equality

Captain Stephen Hill, the gay soldier who was booed by audience members at a GOP presidential debate, has written an op-ed for The Advocate reflecting ... See the Rest

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Gay Veterans Day

(Updated Repost) If I may, I'd like to give a shout out to all the gay military vets, today on Veterans Day. They don't often get a mention, but they ... See the Rest

Strange History of DADT - Mike Almy

HBO’s Screening of The Strange History of DADT

I attended the special screening of The Strange History of Don't Ask, Don't Tell at the HBO theater in NYC today. Both Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey ... See the Rest

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Review: The Strange History Of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

I was quite flattered that Randy and Fenton had ask that I be one of the first to preview their new documentary film, The Strange History of Don’t ... See the Rest


The White House is expected to hold a signing ceremony for the so-called repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell today. After initially overlooking Dan Choi's ... See the Rest