Karen Ocamb

OutServe Founder J.D. Smith Reveals True Identity

Filed By Karen Ocamb | September 23, 2011 12:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Media
Tags: Don't Ask Don't Tell, J.D. Smith, Joshua David Seefried, Rachel Maddow

The active duty servicemember who founded OutServe but was known in the shadows as "JD Smith" because of Don't Ask, Don't Tell - came out as Air Force First Lt. Joshua David Seefried in the new OutServe Magazine and on the Rachel Maddow Show Tuesday night. Rachel also interviews recently retired Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenbach who also fought hard against DADT.

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(Crossposted at LGBT POV)

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