Military Focus: Bigotry or Saving Lives?
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As Iraq heads into civil war and recruitment falls to an all time-low, the military is changing the national guard into a full-time military and begging ex-felons and people without a high-school diploma to fill the ranks.
Meanwhile, it continues to discharge its best and its brightest patriotic Americans who serve their country with bravery and distinction…because they’re gay.
Why won’t Congress let the Military “Be All It Can Be”?
Guest: Sharon Alexander Deputy Director for Policy, Servicemembers Legal Defense Network