Written by Alexander Nicholson, the founder and executive director of Servicemembers United, don’t read this if you don’t want to see how the sausage is made. ReadOut short.
The U.S. Department of Defense is giving the go-ahead to all active-duty military personnel to wear their uniform to march in a gay pride parade in San Diego on Saturday, the first time such approval has been given in the United States.
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on Friday thanked gay and lesbian military members for their service, as the Pentagon prepares to mark June as gay pride month with an official salute.
An Army officer recommended a general court-martial for a gay intelligence analyst charged with causing the biggest leak of classified information in U.S. history.
A group of married gay current and former military personnel sued the U.S. government on Thursday, seeking equal recognition, benefits and the same support as married heterosexual couples who serve in the military.
A National Guard member will be allowed to bring her same-sex partner to a family Guard event in North Conway, N.H.
Nearly four weeks after the U.S. lifted its “don’t ask, don’t tell” banning open service by gay men, lesbians and bisexuals, similar stories of secret-shedding, relief and acceptance were swapped Saturday at the first-ever national convention of gay military personnel on active duty.
A gay West Point graduate discharged from the military for revealing his sexual orientation has been dealt a setback in a court case resulting from his arrest during a White House demonstration.
The Pentagon has decided that U.S. military chaplains may perform same-sex unions, whether on or off a military installation.