Tag: discharges

‘Perform or provide’

DADT repeal gives progressive chaplains a chance to counter evangelical clergy in the military DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com When a soldier recently came to Chaplain Chris Antal, a lieutenant in the Army...

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Discharges Under DADT On Steady Decline, For Now

Despite intensified political debate over Don't Ask, Don't Tell, the number of discharges for openly gay and lesbian military personnel has been free falling since 2002, say Pentagon and independent analysts. And this...

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Pentagon: No gays were discharged in past month

LISA LEFF | Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — No U.S. service members have been discharged for being openly gay in the month since the Defense Department adopted new rules surrounding the “don’t ask, don’t...

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Gender, Race Still Influence DADT Discharges

Though advocates for the repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell” are already aware that racial minorities and women tend to be discharged under the law at a higher rate than white males, a new study shows the...

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