TITLE

IN THE NAVY

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
People Management;7/16/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 15, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the participation of sailors at Pride in London, England on July 5, 2009. In 1999, rules banning homosexuality in the armed forces were scrapped. However, it is noted that it is only in 2006 that members of the armed forces have been allowed to march in uniform at the Pride parade.
ACCESSION #
43741600

 

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