“My orientation isn't a phase, and I’m not willing to leave a vital part of my identity hidden.” “Don’t ask, don’t tell” lingers for LQBTQ veterans.
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It’s not easy to start over in a new place, and few people understand this better than a military spouse.
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All movements must include the fight against racism—and that looks different from other protests.
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A chief petty officer stays in the Navy after she’s sexually assaulted so she can help other women, inspire culture change
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Women have served in the Corps for more than 100 years, but are still treated like a novelty, stunting the transition to an inclusive military culture.
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The student grabbed the joystick bolted between her legs and took control of the training helicopter. “Some pilots are naturals,” the instructor said. “You aren’t.”
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