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  • May 28, 2010
    By Lisa Spinelli
    As a military wife and totally pro-gay rights advocate I am ecstatic to learn (and be amazed by) the determination of Pres. Obama and the House of Representatives to forward civil rights for gay servicemen and women. It's about time! Yesterday, the House of Representatives backed an amendment-- with a 234 to 194 vote -- that would repeal the Clinton-era "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy by fiscal year 2011.

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  • April 21, 2009
    By Jeff Inglis

    Well, by now we all know not to respond to those e-mails promising millions of dollars will come our way if only we allow our bank accounts to be used as conduits for smuggling money out of Nigeria, or South Africa, or wherever.

    But what do we do when someone purporting to be a member of the US military makes us the same offer? Isn't it our money in the first place, this money being shifted out of Iraq? The quandary deepens.

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