Celebrating LGBT Pride Month in the Military

Celebrating LGBT Pride Month in the Military

Every June, we come together and celebrate LGBT Pride Month. It’s a time of great reflection on the progress we’ve made, and are making, and a time to commemorate past advocates who forged the path ahead in the fight for LGBT equality. As we look to the...
Celebrating LGBT Pride Month in the Military Community

Celebrating LGBT Pride Month in the Military Community

Every June, LGBT Pride Month is a time to celebrate our diversity and remember historical moments in our fight for full equality.  It’s a time to remember the tipping points in the LGBT equal rights movement, like the 1969 Stonewall Riots, or the fall of “Don’t...
Diversity in the Military Community

Diversity in the Military Community

On a dark, winter morning, I still remember the cold air that swept over me as I waited in a line to enter the Military Entrance Processing Station (MEPS) in Amarillo, Texas. The day was full of physical screenings and a plethora of tests to determine my physical...