Latest Don't Ask, Don't Tell Stories

2010-01-26 13:28:00

Eyes are on the President's Leadership During State of the Union SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Jan.

2010-01-12 12:55:00

Military Newspaper Suggests Book is "Definitive" and "Separates Opinion from Fact" SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Military Times has chosen a book criticizing the "don't ask, don't tell" policy as one of its sixteen best military books of the decade.

2009-12-02 16:06:00

Bill Would Allow Gay Troops to Testify Openly in Congress SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Alcee Hastings (D-FL) today introduced legislation to allow gay members of the armed forces to testify openly at Congressional hearings.

2009-11-10 11:20:00

New Research Shows Openly Gay Service Not Linked to Unit Cohesion SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Nov.

2009-11-02 12:55:00

Challenge Could Raise Questions of Civilian Control of Military SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marine Corps Commandant General James Conway is opposing President Obama's pledge to repeal "don't ask, don't tell," the Washington Times is reporting today.

2009-10-29 14:14:00

Suggestion to Army Times of Piecemeal Repeal Strategy is 'Absolute Nonstarter' WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Army Times newspaper recently discussed lifting the ban on openly gay service members with the Secretary of the Army, John McHugh.

2009-10-26 11:29:00

Former Republican Lawmaker Sets Tone for Other Services SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct.

2009-10-20 14:42:00

Says Repeal Would Improve Military Justice SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct.

2009-10-09 16:28:00

SLDN Makes Case for Why Repeal Should Be Addressed Now WASHINGTON, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN), along with veterans discharged under "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," is participating in the National Equality March on Sunday, October 11, in Washington, DC.

2009-10-09 09:30:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, President Obama is scheduled to give the keynote address to the Human Rights Campaign's annual dinner in Washington, D.C.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.