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Weekend Protests Call For End To 'Don't Ask Don't Tell'

First Posted: 03/28/08 03:45 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 01:20 PM ET

Repeal Dont Ask Dont Tell

ABC News:

Twelve thousand miniature flags are fluttering on the National Mall through today to represent the men and women discharged from the military since Bill Clinton in 1993 signed off on the "don't ask, don't tell" compromise -- a policy that requires gays and lesbians conceal their sexual orientation or leave the military.

The flags, placed by volunteers, cover six football fields of space in view of the Capitol building and the Washington monument.

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