Fact Sheet Lesbians More Likely to Have Served in the Military
Gary Gates, Urban Institute
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Despite the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy which does not permit lesbians and gay men to serve openly, partnered lesbians are more than five times as likely as other women to report ever having served in the armed forces.
Research Areas Sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression
Tags LGBTQ+ equity LGBTQ+ rights and antidiscrimination