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24 Dec, 2009

Home For The Holidays, But For All The Wrong Reasons – “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” Sends Local Soldier Home From Iraq

December 24th, 2009|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

A few months ago, while Marriage Equality was winding its way through the New York State Senate, we learned about another great injustice that was playing out here in the Hudson Valley: Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. The military policy that was created in the 1990’s to support gay service members, Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell (DADT) [...]

17 Mar, 2009

Gay Cadets At West Point? Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.

March 17th, 2009|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

This just in; There is apparently a long history of gay cadets just down the Hudson River at the prestigious West Point Military Academy in Highland Falls, NY. According to a story that was posted today by CBS and the Associated Press, a group of U.S. Military Academy graduates came out of the closet Monday [...]