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In New York, LGBT Veterans and Advocates Call for 'Restoration of Honor'

In the face of what they call Congressional inaction, a coalition of New York City activists, aid groups and elected officials are pushing for reform on the rights of gay veterans. 754 more words

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This Week in History

For many years, the MA Library has utilized a “This Week in History” display to highlight books in the collection.  This week’s edition notes the anniversary of gays and lesbians being allowed to serve openly in the American military (September 20, 20111).  376 more words

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Obama Appoints Openly Gay Eric Fanning To Lead Army

Eric Fanning, Under Secretary of the Army

Screen shot: YouTube.com

OBAMA APPOINTS OPENLY GAY ERIC FANNING TO LEAD ARMY

Obama repealed “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” allowing homosexuals to openly serve in the military effective… 267 more words

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Ousted as Gay, Aging Veterans Are Battling Again for Honorable Discharges

This is an important article in the Times. I’m not altogether sure that we’re teaching our young people just how oppressive it was for gay people even just a few short years ago. 112 more words

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Obama Lives Up to His Promises as a Man of PEACE.

http://ostrovletania.blogspot.com/2009/10/obama-lives-up-to-his-promises-as-man.html

Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize, and his first major act since the honor has been to give a speech to a Gay & Lesbian lobby promising to end DON’T ASK, DON’T TELL in the US military. 1,264 more words

A Non-Fiction Brookback Mountain Type Story About Two Soldiers From Ohio

(Reprinted from LGBTQ Nation)

IN MEMORIAM

For a lost soldier…

BRODY LEVESQUE

Monday, May 25, 2015

Originally published on Memorial Day 2013.

ARLINGTON, Va. — Every year that I have lived and worked in this city I have always gone to Arlington National Cemetery to observe the Memorial Day ceremonies. 737 more words

A Story Heard At Arlington National Cemetary