“Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” (DADT) Repeal Certification has been ratified. On 20 September 2011, DADT will be no more. It will become a stepping stone in our long history toward creating a more perfect union.
At 12:00 AM EDT on 24 July 2011, same-gender couples in New York were granted the right to marry. New York became the sixth state to perform same-gender marriages and currently is the largest state, by population, to do so.