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Transgender Vets Will Receive New Military Paperwork Reflecting Their Correct Names

Three transgender veterans will receive new military discharge paperwork reflecting their correct names and identities.
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Three transgender veterans will receive new military discharge paperwork reflecting their correct names and identities. ...
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Service and Sacrifice: Extremities of the Former Ban on LGBT Military Service Members

Col. Grethe Cammermeyer at Seattle City Hall/Photo: Steph Brusig, The Seattle Lesbian
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Col. Patsy Thompson rose through the ranks before DADT when “Homosexuality is incompatible with military service” was the long-standing policy. ...
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Lesbian Receives Honorable Discharge After 35 Years

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Between 1983-2010, 8,446 members were discharged for their sexuality, and over 100,000 were discharged for being gay since the beginning of World War II. ...
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Navy Discharges Transgender Service Member After Transition

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Transgender service member Landon Wilson was forcefully discharged from the U.S. Navy after his superiors learned he transitioned from female to male. ...
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Same-Sex Health Insurance Costs: ‘Waiting for Guidance’

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Companies and their employees are anxiously awaiting federal guidance about how the DOMA ruling will affect their health insurance benefits. ...
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Defense Department Announces Same-Sex Spousal Benefits

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The Defense Department will make spousal and family benefits available no later than September 3, 2013, regardless of sexual orientation. ...
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The Rise and Fall of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell

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The largest collection of academic research on "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" repeal was published this weekend in a special edition of the Journal of Homosexuality. ...
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OutMilitary.com Launches Mobile App to Foster Servicemember Community

OutMilitary.com Launches Mobile App to Foster Servicemember Community
Features include news updates, photo sharing and membership profile browsing. The app is available in 16 different languages. ...
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Gay Military Proposal Goes Viral

Gay Military Proposal Goes Viral
A 14-hour flight home from Dubai proved to be life-altering for one lesbian couple when one of them dropped to their knees just out of the gate. ...
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United States Tennis Association Joins First Lady to Promote Healthy and Active Lifestyles

United States Tennis Association Joins First Lady to Promote Healthy and Active Lifestyles
Kids had the opportunity to meet Olympic legends including, David Beckham, Nadia Comaneci, Emily Hughes, Sarah Hughes, Shawn Johnson, and Apolo Ohno. ...
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