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With Repeal Of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' An Era Ends


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gayrights, law, government, don't ask don't tell, society, culture, military, GoodNews, goodnews, usa, politics )

AWAY AWHI
- 2855 days ago - npr.org
The law that for almost 18 years has banned openly gay Americans from serving in the armed forces will be officially repealed Tuesday, nine months after Congress voted to end the Clinton-era edict.



   

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Dee C (229)
Tuesday September 20, 2011, 6:20 pm
It really is no surprise which ones wanted to keep this ridiculous policy in place..I'm just glad it finally has ended..Unfortunately far too many have already been hurt by it..

Thanks Cal..
Great news..
Noted..
 

William K (308)
Tuesday September 20, 2011, 8:51 pm
Good riddance.
 

pam w (139)
Tuesday September 20, 2011, 9:25 pm
HOORAY!
 

Ioana B (132)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 2:10 am
Thanks Cal,noted
 

Shaheen N (64)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 2:09 pm
Noted, Thanks Cal.
 

Joe R (190)
Saturday October 8, 2011, 10:18 am
Very interesting. Thanks.
 
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