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File photo of West Point Military Academy in West Point, New York. (credit: Joe Sohm/GettyImages)

Gay Students Graduate Openly At Military Academies

ay students at America’s military service academies are wrapping up the first year when they no longer had to hide their sexual orientation, benefiting from the end of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy that used to bar them from seemingly ordinary activities like taking their partners openly to graduation events.


File photo of Navy ship. (credit: Getty Images/Florida Keys News Bureau, Andy Newman)

Female Sailors Share First Kiss Upon Naval Ship’s Return

A Navy tradition has caught up with the repeal of the ban on gays serving openly in the U.S. military.