Joyous historic events: first same-sex weddings at West Point

By: Saturday December 1, 2012 6:49 pm

Today, Sue Fulton and Penny Gneslin, became the first LGBT couple to marry in the U.S. Military Academy Cadet Chapel at West Point, now that marriage equality is in place in New York.  (Photos by Jeff Sheng). (Outserve Mag): “West Point holds special significance to both me and Penny,” said Sue, a 1980 graduate and presidential [...]

Landmark moment: Army vet — and trans activist — to head up LGBT military advocacy org

By: Friday October 26, 2012 8:03 am

Allyson Robinson is a wonderful pick to head up the newly combined OutServe-SLDN organization. It’s a moment of transition in the post-Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell era. There is still work to be done to bring the lives of LGB service members to parity with their straight colleagues when it comes to civil rights. It is [...]

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