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Don't ask, don't tell

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"Don't ask, don't tell" (DADT) was the official United States policy on military service by gays, .... The MFP began lobbying Congress in 1990, and in 1991 Senator Brock Adams (D-W...

Don't Ask, Don't Tell (DADT) | United States policy | Britannica.com

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May 13, 2016 ... Don't Ask, Don't Tell (DADT), byname for the former official U.S. policy ... the military if they did not openly declare their sexual orientation, a policy that ... During the Iraq War, which began in 2003, the policy came under further ...

Don't Ask, Don't Tell: Historical Context

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The "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy can be better understood in historical context. ... At the beginning of World War II, as in the past, personnel needs dictated that ... Historically, the military did not officially exclude or discharge homosexuals from  ...

Defense.gov Special Report: Don't Ask Don't Tell

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Sexual Orientation and the U.S. Military Personnel Policy. ... 20, 2011 – The official end today of the “Don't Ask, Don't Tell” law reflects the ... starts on a new footing with the repeal of the so-called “Don't Ask, Don't Tell” law ... CAMP PENDLETON, Calif., April 29, 2011 – Does a straight Marine have to live with a ...

'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Turns 15 - TIME

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Jan 28, 2008 ... ... recalls how the "don't ask, don't tell" policy led to a rise in interest regarding ... asking, 'Do you know a gay person, and, if you did, what would you do? ... press conference, that's what everyone soon began calling the policy.

The Awkward Clinton-Era Debate Over 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' - The ...

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Oct 10, 2014 ... The Awkward Clinton-Era Debate Over 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' ... Subscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas ... The big debate at the start of Bill Clinton's first term was whether the ... An "absolute right to privacy" for soldiers in such close quarters...

Obama Ends 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Policy - The New York Times

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Jul 22, 2011 ... Obama Ends 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Policy ... many of whom were initially reluctant to end the policy in the middle of two wars. ... 'No Vacancies' for Blacks: How Donald Trump Got His Start, and Was First Accused of Bias ...

The Repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell—1 Year Later | Center for ...

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Sep 20, 2012 ... In the years leading up to repeal, proponents of Don't Ask, Don't Tell repeatedly ... Even in a post-DADT world, however, outdated laws and policies still .... repeal, the Pentagon began reviewing which benefits it can legally extend to ... This figure does not include the estimated 4,000 men and women who ...

Legislative History of the Law Regarding Homosexuals in the Military

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Legislation dealing with intensely controversial issues does not become law by ... “Those that claim that the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy has failed simply do not ...

"Don't ask, don't tell" consigned to history - CBS News

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Sep 20, 2011 ... Military vows business-as-usual as 18-year policy banning openly ... Obama signed the legislation that did away with the "don't ask, don't tell" policy. ... are soaked; La. gov. says people just starting to notice devastation there ...

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The Repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" | Human Rights Campaign

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The discriminatory "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" ban on gay and lesbian service members is officially in the ... A new chapter now begins for the nation's military.

On This Day In 1993, Bill Clinton Announced 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

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Jul 19, 2013 ... The policy, known as “don't ask, don't tell,” allowed closeted members of the military to serve, while prohibiting those in the military who were ...

Timeline: A history of 'don't ask, don't tell' - The Washington Post

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A history of 'don't ask, don't tell'. After 17 years, the controversial policy has been repealed. Here's how it happened. Note: Please upgrade your Flash plug-in to ...