Soldier Secretly Begins Transition While Deployed
October 17 2012 1:56 PM ET

Soldier Transitions on the Job

Married Lesbian Soldier Killed in Afghanistan
October 05 2012 5:10 PM ET

Married Lesbian Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

Trudy Ring

Army staff sergeant Donna R. Johnson died in a suicide bomber's attack Monday.

Barney Frank Taunts Opponents of DADT Repeal in Yet Another Blunt Comment
September 21 2012 1:11 PM ET

Barney Frank Taunts Opponents of DADT Repeal: 'Naah, Naah'

Lucas Grindley

Rep. Barney Frank offered his typically understated reaction to critics who predicted catastrophe if "don't ask, don't tell" was repealed.

Democrats Find Advantage in DADT Repeal
September 21 2012 3:00 AM ET

Democrats Find Advantage in DADT Repeal

Julie Bolcer

The end of the military ban may not create as many sparks as marriage equality, but the change gives President Obama and the Democrats a reliable weapon in their campaign arsenal.

Meet The Silent Soldiers Who Are Still Called Unfit to Serve
September 19 2012 2:53 PM ET

The Silent Soldiers Who Are Still ‘Unfit to Serve’

Sunnivie Brydum

It’s now OK to be gay in the U.S. military, but The Advocate spoke with several transgender people on why policy means they must remain in the closet.

Rep. Jim Jordan Would 'Certainly' Bring Back 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'
September 18 2012 5:55 PM ET

Rep. Jim Jordan Would 'Certainly' Bring Back 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Michelle Garcia

Rep. Jim Jordan Would 'Certainly' Bring Back 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

11 Firsts After The Repeal of DADT
September 18 2012 4:00 AM ET

11 Firsts After Repealing 'Don't Ask Don't Tell'

Michelle Garcia

A look at the year in milestones after the crumbling of "don't ask, don't tell."

Book Excerpt Describes the Secret Drama Behind Repealing DADT
September 17 2012 4:00 AM ET

The Secret Drama Behind Repealing 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Alexander Nicholson

Alexander Nicholson shares the back-and-forth that went on behind the scenes between gay activists, Congress members, the Pentagon, and the president in the months leading up to the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell."

Tammy Smith Becomes First Lesbian General Officer
August 10 2012 3:08 PM ET

Tammy Smith Becomes First Lesbian General Officer

Michelle Garcia

Former Army Colonel Tammy Smith was promoted to brigadier general today, making her the first general officer to come out while serving.

Obama Signs Law Limiting Westboro-Style Funeral Demonstrations
August 08 2012 5:33 PM ET

Obama Signs Law Limiting Westboro-Style Protests

Sunnivie Brydum

The Honoring America's Veterans Act prohibits demonstrations within 300 feet and two hours on either side of a funeral for a fallen soldier.

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