Bil Browning

Happy 17th Birthday, DADT!

Filed By Bil Browning | July 19, 2010 12:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Gay Icons and History, Media, Politics
Tags: Don't Ask Don't Tell, President Bill Clinton, Sam Nunn

Seventeen years ago today, the Clinton White House announced a new policy they were going to advocate to solve the "problem" of gays in the military. ABC News brought us the story of the new "Don't Ask Don't Tell" policy and the next day Congress started holding hearings to investigate whether or not it should be passed.

(Hat tip to Eric for sending this in.)


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