Category Archives: DADT

GLAAD to Inexplicably Honor Bill Clinton

Thursday, April 4, 2013 GLAAD, America’s leading gay Uncle Tom organization, will honor Bill Clinton with its Advocate for Change Award. Despite signing both ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ (DADT) and the Defense of Marriage Act, (DOMA), cowardly actions designed to … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2012

Monday, May 28, 2012 A Marine hoists the LGBT rainbow flag at a U.S. military base in Afghanistan. The picture was posted at Wipeout Homophobia’s Facebook page. On Memorial Day 2012, let’s take a moment to remember DADT was finally … Continue reading

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Just 10% of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” Surveys Completed

Tuesday, July 27, 2010 Just 10% of the 400,000 servicemembers asked to complete a survey about the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” have responded so far, and Defense Department officials don’t understand it. DoD spokesperson Cynthia Smith says: “It’s … Continue reading

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“Do you currently serve with a male or female Service member you believe to be homosexual?”

Saturday, July 10, 2010 Here’s the Pentagon’s SURVEY asking 400,000 members of the military if they think gay and lesbian Americans have the same right as they enjoy to serve their nation in the military. The SURVEY is part of … Continue reading

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Robert Gates: Obama May Veto DADT Repeal

Sunday, June 20, 2010 Defense Secretary Robert Gates drops a bombshell: President Obama could veto legislation lifting the ban on openly gay servicemembers. Obama’s alleged veto — according to Gates, wouldn’t be based on his feelings about the viciously homophobic … Continue reading

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Senate Panel and House Vote to Repeal ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’

Friday, May 28, 2010 The effort to repeal the ban on gays serving openly in the military passed two critical tests Thursday, with the U.S. House of Representatives and an important Senate committee endorsing a compromise to end the vehemently … Continue reading

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Washington DC Vibrating with DADT Repeal Activity

Tuesday, May 25, 2010 The Advocate and the Washington Blade report “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” repeal talks were held Monday at the White House and on Capitol Hill, suggesting hope of ending the ban before the Congress leaves for summer … Continue reading

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