Allowing homosexuals to serve in the military was a highly disputed issue around the world for decades. Date created: Same-sex unions and military policy. I literally got shot down over twenty times—I stopped counting at twenty. Multiple names:
Troops that pass in the night.
Mandy McBain, a former lieutenant-commander who now works for Stonewall, joined the navy in but was not out as a lesbian until the law was repealed. The hardest thing that I faced was about eight years ago. We went upstairs to his hotel room and, after we got started, he pulls a badge out.