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The military leader and former secretary of State also eventually endorsed marriage equality.

October 18 2021 2:00 PM

Those kicked out under “don’t ask, don’t tell” or other discriminatory policies no longer have to apply to have their discharges upgraded. 

September 21 2021 3:56 AM

Paul Owen has become the first to receive a Merchant Navy Medal specifically for promoting LGBTQ+ equality.

September 20 2021 5:04 PM

Ten years after the repeal, former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta reflects on its benefits to the armed forces.

September 20 2021 2:58 PM

The repeal, which took effect 10 years ago today, "helped move our nation closer to its foundational promise of equality, dignity, and opportunity for all," Biden said.

September 20 2021 7:30 AM

Former Army Secretary Eric Fanning has a few thoughts on Republicans smearing the armed forces.

5:49 PM

The department is maintaining a Trump-era policy, but a spokesman says the decision doesn't indicate any lack of respect for LGBTQ+ personnel.

June 08 2021 9:35 PM