By continuing your visit on this site, you accept the use of cookies to ensure that your visit goes smoothly.

Great businesses, talented artists, awesome peeps, ...


Wednesday, 17 November 2010 01:02

Public Support Requested In Ohio And Indiana To Repeal DADT

Written by 
sldn service members
The congressional lame-duck session will begin soon and the question is: Will "don't ask, don't tell" be repealed or not?
The Servicemembers Legal Defense Network is trying to get public support in Ohio and Indiana. This could be a great way to influence the senators for the end of "don't ask, don't tell."

Aubrey Sarvis, executive director of the Servicemembers Legal Defense Network, said in a statement that “Senator John McCain wants repeal language stripped out of the defense bill so he is not forced to take an on-the-record vote against funding the troops, and he wants the Democrats to give in to his outrageous demands."

"We have to stand up against this bullying. Repeal advocates must urge their senators to call up the defense bill as reported out of the Armed Services Committee and pass it before the Senate goes home for the year, and it is important that repeal supporters in Ohio and Indiana do so this week,” he added.

Major General Dennis J. Laich and Major Mike Almy, both discharged, spoke in Dayton, Ohio and Laich also scheduled to speak in Bloomington, Indiana, during a rally on Thursday (more informationmore information).


Lezbelib is the only magazine for LGBTQ+ women that daily keeps you updated about what is happening in the world for our community.

Through the magazine, we meet celebrities, artists and indie people. We give visibility, we support projects, we promote events, actions and companies.

Lezbelib also hopes to provide a space for exchanges and meetings, a space where you feel free to be yourself.