Clinton SecDef (R) Opposes "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Later the same day in which General Shalikashvili's article appeared, former Defense Secretary William Cohen agreed with the general during an interview on CNN that Congress needs to revisit the issue of the ban on openly lesbian, gay and bisexual service personnel. Mr. Cohen's statement also reflected a change of heart on the matter.
“I think what we're hearing from within the military we're hearing from within society, that we're becoming a much more open, tolerant society for diverse opinions and orientation,” Mr. Cohen stated. He referred to the ban as a form of discrimination.
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