Huffpost Politics

'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal Allows Gay Servicemembers To Tell Their Stories

Posted: Updated:
AP File

On a day to come very soon--September 20, 2011--a serviceman's sexuality will no longer be grounds for dismissal from the U.S. Armed forces. These are the voices explaining what it has been like to be a gay man1 in the American military over the previous seventy or so years, from World War II veterans in their late eighties to young servicemen on active duty.

Read the whole story at GQ

Around the Web

Obama Ends 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Policy -

More Legal Maneuvering in 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal - NYTimes ...

'Don't ask, don't tell' back, but discharge banned - SFGate

The Strange History of Don't Ask, Don't Tell on HBO Sept. 19

They Ask. You Needn't Tell.

Bachmann's 'Don't Ask' Position a Legal Possibility