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Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

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    Pentagon Advises Soldiers Not to Say They’re Gay Just Yet“In light of the appeal and the application for the stay, a certain amount of uncertainty now exists.”
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    Pentagon to Comply With Ruling to Halt ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ PolicyThat’s even though the Obama administration has moved to appeal a recent ruling.
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    Obama Administration Requests an Immediate Stay on Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell InjunctionPresident Obama prefers an “orderly” legislative repeal.
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    Obama Administration’s Appeal Against Gay Marriage Doesn’t Bode Well for ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’This doesn’t look good.
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    Federal Judge Orders Military to Cease Enforcing ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’Good news!
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    The Next Steps for a ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ RepealThere was a setback for gay-rights advocates this week. What next?
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    Jon Stewart Asks, ‘Are We Run by Assholes?’“How does a popular bill not become a law?”
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    Clinton: I Was ‘Promised’ ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ ‘Would Be Better Than It Was’Clinton tells Katie Couric that Powell misrepresented measure.
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    Senate Democrats Fail to Break GOP Filibuster on ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’The issue won’t make it to the Senate floor for a vote.
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    Lady Gaga Gives ‘Prime Rib’ Address In Support of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Repeal“Shouldn’t everyone deserve to wear the same meat dress I do?”
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    Lady Gaga to Speak at Anti-DADT Rally in MaineOrganization hoping to win support of Republican Maine senators.
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    Lady Gaga Takes On John McCainEncourages her followers to fight against filibuster of DADT repeal vote.
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    Report: Reid to Include ‘Don‘t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Repeal in Vote Next WeekIt’ll be attached to a defense spending bill.
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    Obama in Another Tricky Spot After ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ RulingWill he defend a policy he says he doesn’t believe in? Probably.
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    Federal Judge Strikes Down Military Ban on GaysThe ban has a “direct and deleterious effect” on military, judge writes.
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    The Pentagon Wants to Know What Dudes Do When There Are Gays in the Shower RoomAsking straight members of say, Equinox, apparently was not an option.
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    ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’: The Technicalities of RepealWhat happens if this bill passes?
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    Congress Should Have Waited on ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Vote, Mullen SaysChairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff doesn’t want to “electrify” force during two wars.
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    Repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Passes Senate PanelPasses House vote as well.
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    Military Chiefs of Staff Object to Early ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ CompromiseThey’d rather wait until their much-touted study is completed in December.
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    ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Maneuvering Gets More FranticThere’s one day until the big vote!
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    Heckling Obama Twice Is One Too Many TimesPresident responds to ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ heckler.
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    In ‘Dramatic Breakthrough,’ Obama Signs ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ CompromiseLawmakers will vote in the next few days on a repeal.
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    Report: ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Repeal to Be Voted On This WeekThe big day could be Thursday.
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    Conservative Blogger Under Fire for Using Prostitute Metaphor About Kagan’National Review’ writer uses poorly chosen George Bernard Shaw quote.
  26. gays
    Robert Gates Asks Congress to Hold Off on Repealing ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’He wants to see what the troops think about it first.
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    Army Secretary Says He Won’t Pursue ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ CasesHe says it would be “counterproductive.”
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    Gates to Revise ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ RulesFrom here on in, it’s going to be harder to expel gay servicemen and women.
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    Two Officers Arrested for Chaining Selves to White House Fence in Protest of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’And Kathy Griffin was there!
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    Two Top Generals Wary of Swift Repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’The chiefs of staff of the Army and Air Force cautioned against rapid action while the military is stretched thin on two fronts.
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    Lieberman to Introduce ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ RepealTake that, liberals.
  32. afghanistan
    General Petraeus: Taliban Effort Could Take Twelve to Eighteen MonthsCurrent battle in Marja is “initial salvo.”
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    Times Poll: Obama Has Edge Over GOP in Public SupportSupport for repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.’
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    So What Happens Next for ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’?Five potential avenues of progress.
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    Colin Powell Supports Ending ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’If “chiefs and commanders are comfortable with moving to change the policy then I support it.”
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    ‘We Have in Place a Policy Which Forces Young Men and Women to Lie About Who They Are’Admiral Mike Mullen on “Don’t ask, don’t tell” today.
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    Military to Stop ‘Aggressively Pursuing’ Action Against Gay Service MembersIn a presentation before the Senate, Pentagon leaders will announce some new plans today.
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    Gates and Mullen to Argue Against ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’That Pentagon will detail the steps it’s taking toward preparing for a repeal of the ban.
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    Obama Will Say Something About DADT TomorrowMaybe something involving some kind of timetable this time?
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    Military Steps Up Talks on ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ RepealHigh-level meetings have been called to talk about making good on one of Barack Obama’s campaign promises.
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    Barney Frank: ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ to Be Repealed Next YearIt’ll be in a Defense Department authorization bill, he says.
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    Obama Promises to End ‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell,’ but Bloggers Ask ‘When?’Andrew Sullivan is particularly disappointed.
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    Senate to Reassess ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ for First Time Since 1993Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has secured a promise from the Armed Services Committee to review the policy this fall.
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    Military Panel Calls For First New York Discharge of Guardsman Under ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’First Lieutenant Dan Choi, who has been a vocal opponent of the policy, is on his way out because he stated his views.
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    Obama Tells Gays to Be Patient“I know that many in this room don’t believe progress has come fast enough,” the president told a group of gays and lesbians yesterday. “And I understand that.”
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    Why Obama Is Punting on Gay IssuesThere are many reasons, not all of them political.