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President Obama's Statement Addressing The End Of DADT

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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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Dan Choi Inspires As He Testifies On DADT Protest

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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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Ugh! Michele Bachmann Wants To Reinstate 'Don't Ask Don't Tell'

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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Major progress was made in the US when President Barack Obama officially repealed 'Don't Ask Don't Tell' last month, allowing gays to serve openly in the military…but Michele Bachmann did not approve.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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It's Done! President Obama Signs The Repeal On 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell!'

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VICTORY!!!!!

We're ECSTATIC to report that President Barack Obama has officially signed the repeal of the Don't Ask Don't Tell policy, which meant that gay and lesbians were not allowed to serve in the military openly, and will become effective September 20th!

He says in a statement:

"As Commander in Chief, I have always been confident that our dedicated men and women in uniform would transition to a new policy in an orderly manner that preserves unit cohesion, recruitment, retention and military effectiveness… As of September 20th, service members will no longer be forced to hide who they are in order to serve our country. Our military will no longer be deprived of the talents and skills of patriotic Americans just because they happen to be gay or lesbian. I want to thank all our men and women in uniform, including those who are gay or lesbian, for their professionalism and patriotism during this transition. Every American can be proud that our extraordinary troops and their families, like earlier generations that have adapted to other changes, will only grow stronger and remain the best fighting force in the world and a reflection of the values of justice and equality that the define us as Americans."

We couldn't have said it better ourself!

Such a proud day for Americans! Now, let's keep the equal rights coming!

We can be strong! Ride, ride, pony, ride, ride!

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'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Will Be GONE By The End Of September!!!

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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!!!

As a

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