On Monday, the Roberts-led high court delivered a similarly resounding rebuff to a group of the nation's law schools. The court ruled unanimously that the federal government can withhold funds to universities that deny military recruiters access to their campuses. Dozens have done so to protest the "don't ask, don't tell" law, which bans anyone who reveals his or her homosexuality from military service. The schools had claimed that providing access to recruiters forces them to violate their anti-discrimination policies and free speech rights. The law schools happen to be right about the absurdity of "don't ask, don't tell," but, as the liberals and conservatives on the Supreme Court agreed, they don't have a constitutional leg to stand on. Congress often attaches conditions to funding.
Demographics of the U.S. Military
Gay military couple weds in Springfield courthouse, photo of kiss spreads
Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district from to Elected in , she was the first Hindu member of Congress and also the first Samoan-American voting member of Congress. In early February she announced her candidacy for the Democratic nomination in the United States presidential election. In , Gabbard was elected to the Hawaii House of Representatives at the age of Gabbard supports a two-tier universal health care plan that she calls "Single Payer Plus"    and strengthening Roe v. Wade by codifying it into federal law.
Deal restores severance pay for U.S. military gays
Democrats are using their convention this week to tout their agenda for the next four years, including their promise to stand up for the lesbian and gay community. For years, Democratic Party leaders have taken for granted the lesbian and gay community — along with other minority communities — thinking they had no where else to turn. Those days are over.
Gay travelers have many vacation hot spots to choose from across the country during the summer months. While certain locations, such as Provincetown, Massachusetts, and Palm Springs, California, offer gay-themed vacation events throughout all of the summer months, other areas, such as Orlando, Florida, New York City and Los Angles provide travelers the chance to enjoy a gay vacation during a specific summer time frame. Provincetown, located on the tip of Cape Cod, is a popular summer destination for many gay and lesbian travelers. The town hosts special events throughout the summer months to meet the needs of many different interest groups. The month of July features annual festivities such as circuit parties, Bear Week and women's events, while August brings Family Pride Week and the annual gay pride carnival celebration.