COLORADO SPRINGS INDEPENDENT – Wedding Bell Blues

Selected Article Excerpts:

  • An Air Force Academy cadet who graduates in May is in love with an Air Force pilot. The couple wants to get married at the academy’s Cadet Chapel, but they can’t.
  • Standing in the way of the two women exchanging vows in the iconic spired chapel is a Department of Defense policy that doesn’t allow same-sex marriages at bases in states that don’t recognize such unions.
  • The two women don’t want to talk publicly, because they still fear revealing their sexual orientation would sabotage their careers. They told their story to Mikey Weinstein, founder of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation, who says they’re waiting to see how the new policy unfolds…

Click to read full article

Share this page:

Commenter Account Access

  • Register for a commenter account
    (Not required to post comments, but will save you time if you're a regular commenter)
  • Log in using your existing account
  • Click here to edit your profile and change your password
  • All comments are subject to our Terms of Use

No Comments

Start the ball rolling by posting a comment on this article!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*