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Re: Is society really as accepting as it claims?
« Reply #3300 on: September 18, 2021, 01:56:14 PM »
^^^ Great read - tragic loss.  TY for posting!! 

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Re: Is society really as accepting as it claims?
« Reply #3301 on: September 21, 2021, 10:56:46 AM »
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/lgbtq-veterans-discharged-gender-identity-sexual-orientation-va-benefits/
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The announcement was made on the 10th anniversary of the repeal of the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy

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Re: Is society really as accepting as it claims?
« Reply #3302 on: September 21, 2021, 11:10:47 AM »

After thinking that day would never get here, all of a sudden it's the 10th Anniversary!

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Re: Is society really as accepting as it claims?
« Reply #3303 on: September 21, 2021, 12:41:15 PM »
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/lgbtq-veterans-discharged-gender-identity-sexual-orientation-va-benefits/
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The announcement was made on the 10th anniversary of the repeal of the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy

This is great news!  I'm so glad they're getting their benefits

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Re: Is society really as accepting as it claims?
« Reply #3304 on: September 21, 2021, 12:52:01 PM »
Yes indeed!

Werd ich zum Augenblicke sagen, "Verweile doch! Du bist so schön..."

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Re: Is society really as accepting as it claims?
« Reply #3305 on: September 27, 2021, 06:57:42 AM »
https://news.trust.org/item/20210601072623-ytwjm
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"To have Aston Martin be the first team at that level to directly and explicitly say to the LGBTQ+ community ‘you belong, we support you, you are valued' -- that has a massive far-reaching impact," he said.

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Re: Is society really as accepting as it claims?
« Reply #3306 on: September 27, 2021, 10:59:52 AM »
Thanks to Aston Martin to making that statement!