Gay, lesbian servicemembers adjust to life after DADT
By LEO SHANE III | STARS AND STRIPES Published: October 19, 2011
Attendees at last weekend’s Armed Forces Leadership Summit – the first military gay rights conference since the end of the controversial “don’t ask, don’t tell” law – said they’ve seen few changes in their co-workers attitude’s and workplace morale since the law was repealed. But, on a personal level, the change has been dramatic.
Several attendees sat down with Stars and Stripes to talk about how the ability to serve openly as gay servicemembers has affected their personal and professional lives.