Under the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy, gay men and women can only serve in the US military if they keep quiet about their sexuality. Dan Choi couldn’t live with that secrecy and went public. He’s now campaigning for a change in the rules so that other homosexuals in the military can come out.
Interviews with Dan Choi
The graduate of West Point Military Academy, fluent Arabic speaker and Iraq war veteran, talks about the books that inspired him to take a stand against the US military’s regressive Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy