by Laura W. Murphy - Director of ACLU's Washington Office
The ACLU is helping Maj. Witt challenge her military discharge in court so she can continue to serve the country she loves. Her story is a dramatic reminder of how unfair and counterproductive "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" is—and why Congress needs to put an end to it.
More than 14.9 million American workers remain unemployed while America's employed are being squeezed for more productivity as wages continue to fall and Corporate America continues to profit at the expense of Americans. We must reverse the cycle.
The LGBT and bear communities worldwide are paying homage to Ahmet Yildiz as a reminder of all the people who suffer discrimination in the world based on their sexual orientation, and ask all governments in the world to fight against hate crimes.