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Gays and Lesbians in the Military

WATCH: Lesbian Couple Who Met In High School And Joined Military Together Tell Their Story

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 06.25.2013 | Gay Voices

Engaged lesbian couple Amanda Ortiz and Rachel Murphy recently joined HuffPost Live to talk about their relationship. The two met in high school an...

Tammy Smith: The U.S. Military's First Openly Gay General

Dorian de Wind | Posted 10.13.2012 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

Today, her career rather than being threatened has been significantly advanced, thanks to the end of an era of discrimination and prejudice against our gay and lesbian servicemembers.

A Slow Death for 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Jon Davidson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jon Davidson

The roller-coaster events of this September illustrate the dangers for the LGBT community of relying too heavily on promises from our friends.

Stand by Your Word, Mr. President: End "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

Firing 50 men and women who are fluent in Arabic solely because they are gay when we are fighting in the Arabic-speaking world? The mind boggles.

When the President Orders, the Military Follows

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

I believe Congress will be in lockstep with the President on a repeal of DADT. At the end of this year, the law that bars gay men and women from serving openly in the military can be gone.

Friday Night Live in Oxford

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

Since the primary concern of both candidates in the debate was not to screw up, that was just fine. Just not screwing up, however, doesn't make for a very exciting debate.

Standing on Principle

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

Every four years the Democrats and Republicans name their platform committees, and every four years each party's committee produces, after much huffin...

Study: Military Gays Don't Undermine Unit Cohesion

AP | ANNE FLAHERTY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Congress should repeal the "don't ask, don't tell" law because the presence of gays in the military is unlikely to undermine the ab...

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

ABC News | Sarah Ulrey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Twelve thousand miniature flags are fluttering on the National Mall through today to represent the men and women discharged from the military since Bi...