Department Of Defense Plans Gay Pride Event
Later this month, the Pentagon will be holding an event as part of LGBT Pride Month.
Just last year, members of the military could not openly admit their homosexuality. This year, the government plans to honor gay members of the military.
Later this month, the Pentagon will be holding an event as part of LGBT Pride Month, confirmed Pentagon spokeswoman Eileen Laniez. Press Secretary George Little said senior Defense Department officials will take part in the event. Officials have said that Defense Secretary Leon Panetta feels it is important to honor the service of gays.
Around the world, cities observe LGBT Pride Month in June. The celebration in Boston included a pageant and an event known as Guerilla Queer Bar Pride. Ashville, N.C., organized a gay 5K and a gay-bar-q. Atlanta put together the Dyke March.
Few details are known, however, about what the White House is planning.
Bryan Nash Staff writer Bryan Nash has devoted much of his life to searching for the truth behind the lies that the masses never question. He is currently pursuing a Master's of Divinity and is the author of The Messiah's Misfits, Things Unseen and The Backpack Guide to Surviving the University. He has also been a regular contributor to the magazine Biblical Insights.
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