It's a great day to be an American!
The official repeal of the discouraging Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy went into effect at 12:01am Tuesday morning.
Following the great moment in history, The White House released this official statement from President Obama:
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This is so touching!
A young Alabama man serving the United States Military is currently stationed in Germany.
There, one of his pastimes is making YouTube videos. He's
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Dan Choi testified on Tuesday, telling the court he would be proud to go to jail for what he believes in.
A former Army police officer, he was arrested for failing to comply with police orders as he handcuffed himself to the White House fence in protest of Don't Ask, Don't Tell.
Using the civil rights movement as his inspiration, Choi explains:
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She continues to outdo herself!
Major progress was made in the US when President Barack Obama officially repealed 'Don't Ask Don't Tell' last month, allowing gays to serve openly in the military…but Michele Bachmann did not approve.
If she were to become President, Michele has said that she would bring back DADT:
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SUCH wonderful news!
Earlier this month, we were thrilled to hear that Don't Ask, Don't Tell was ruled as unconstitutional, and NOW we've learned that DADT will "formally disappear" in late September!!!
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