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Outspoken, Ep. 26 — SLDN Dinner: DADT Repeal

How will Don't Ask Don't Tell repeal change the lives of gay servicememembers

In this special edition, we attend the Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN) National Dinner on Saturday, March 19, to ask guests — including Col. Grethe Cammermeyer (Ret.), former Army sergeant Joe Zuniga and the Washington Post’s Jonathan Capehart — several questions, including how Don’t Ask Don’t Tell (DADT) repeal will impact the lives of servicemembers, how good a job President Obama did on enacting the repeal, and whether we’ll see openly transgender servicemembers anytime soon. Oh, and then there’s that little surprise query about bunk beds…

Location: SLDN National Dinner, Saturday, March 19, 2011 at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C.

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