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“Do Ask, Do Tell”: Perspectives on the Military and the LGBTQ Experience - National Museum of the United States Navy Celebrates Pride Month

“Do Ask, Do Tell”: Perspectives on the Military and the LGBTQ Experience – National Museum of the United States Navy Celebrates Pride Month

The National Museum of the United States Navy Celebrates Pride Month About this event It’s no secret that all the military services shared a long history of excluding gay men, bisexuals, and lesbians from its ranks. But from President Clinton’s 1993 “Don’t ask don’t tell policy” or DADT to President Obama’s landmark legislation to repeal DADT altogether on September 20,… Read more
Tracking Yamamoto: Joe Rochefort and the Battle of Midway | National Museum of the U.S. Navy

Tracking Yamamoto: Joe Rochefort and the Battle of Midway | National Museum of the U.S. Navy

History Talk with Elliot Carlson at the National Museum of the United States Navy About this event Join former journalist and now author/historian, Elliot Carlson as he shares his perspective on naval intelligence officer, Joseph Rochefort—his early career as a pioneer in navy cryptology, his brief but consequential meeting with Yamamoto in 1931, to the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor,… Read more