Senators Gillibrand, Lieberman, and Udall want the Department of Defense to expedite the process for altering veterans' discharge documents to omit information that they were discharged for being gay.
An Air Force staff sergeant who was discharged under "don't ask, don't tell" in 2008 will get his old job back this May.
In 1975, Miriam Ben-Shalom was discharged from the U.S. military for being a lesbian. Thirty-five years later, she was arrested for chaining herself to the White House fence. The activist explains why it's not over until it's really over.
The government's escalating opposition to a federal court order barring enforcement of "don't ask, don't tell" rests on threadbare arguments and false assumptions, writes Maj. Mike Almy, who was discharged from the U.S. Air Force in 2006 under the policy.