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Why It Gets Better: Mids describe smooth transition from ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’

The Baltimore Sun has another report on the lack of impact the repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ (DADT), the Clinton-ear policy that allowed gay people to serve in the military but prohibited them from ‘telling’ their sexual orientation and prohibited … Continue reading

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It Gets Better: Breaking The ‘GLASS’ Closet

Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN) tweeted an article from The Chicago Tribune about a group Navy sailors from the Great Lakes starting the group Gay, Lesbian and Supporting Sailors (GLASS): In February, GLASS — or Gay, Lesbian and Supporting Sailors — met … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: Gay Marine Homecoming

It’s been dubbed as the kiss seen round the world and compared to the famous 1940s photo of the sailor and nurse in times square, but just the mere fact that gay military members can now greet their boyfriends/girlfriends/partners/spouses the … Continue reading

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I’m Not Surprised: Gay Airman Randy Phillips to Ride in AIDS/LifeCycle

Gay and out airman Randy Phillips, who grew an impressive following on YouTube under the pseudonym areyousurprised during pre- and post Don’t Ask Don’t Tell (DADT) repeal, has committed to riding in the AIDS/LifeCyle. The AIDS/LifeCycle is a 545 biking … Continue reading

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OutServe to Host Summit to Address Inequalities for Gay Servicemembers and Their Families

The Washington Blade reports OutServe, an association of actively-serving LGBT military personnel, will host a summit for gay servicemembers and their partners May 14-15 at the Renaissance Hotel, DuPont Circle in Washington, DC. The summit will bring together servicemembers and … Continue reading

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