00:00:00
/
00:00:00
 
Press Play to start audio

February 01, 2011

Committed Under Don't Ask Don't Tell

Produced by
Jessica Fuller

In his State of the Union speech, President Obama spoke about formally ending Don't Ask, Don't Tell in 2011. The policy bars openly gay and lesbian service members from serving in the military - for those who choose to "not tell," what is the effect on their partners and families?  Dick Gordon talks with "Brad," whose partner is a member of the National Guard, about the challenges of supporting a service member while keeping a secret.

  • Learn more about resources for military families
Tagged with
Related Chapters

You might also like…

More from On The Streets Of Cairo [2.1.2011]

Daily Story Update

Get daily updates and special announcements about The Story.
 

Produced by

WUNC North Carolina Public Radio 91.5 logo