Veterans For Equal Rights (AVER)
LGBT veterans association serving the needs of active
service members and veterans; and advocating the repeal of
the Don't Ask Don't Tell policy so that all patriotic
Americans may choose to volunteer to serve openly, in
Pride, without discrimination, regardless of sexual
orientation. Local chapters throughout the US.
is a network that serves the LGBT alumni of the United
States Air Force Academy. Hosting meetings, panel
discussions, conference calls and forums both for the
benefit of participants and in support of the evolutionary
growth of acadamy alma matter. Blue Alliance is developing
web-based networking tools and is planning to offer a
mentor-protégé program for our participants.
Gay and Lesbian Alliance and VMI Gay and Lesbian Alliance
The mission of
Citadel GALA and VMI
GALA is to open up a
support for the LGBT
Citadel and VMI
Membership to the
group is open to all
Citadel and VMI
have other Citadel
and VMI connections.
Membership to GALA
does not imply a
orientation. GALA is
not an official
affiliation of The
Citadel or VMI.
Gay & Lesbian Information Service
Australian Defence Force (ADF) website for LGBT military
& Lesbian Service Members for Equality (GLSME)
Provides a relevant, safe, and interactive environment for
gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender service members and
their allies. Interactive blog and resources.
Rights Campaign (HRC) Legacy of Service
national campaign against Don't Ask Don't Tell.
primary purpose of Integrity
in Service is
to educate others about “Don’t ask, Don’t tell”
(DaDt), how it has failed, and to inspire and suggest
action for change.
support and education organization that promotes dignity,
diversity, and respect for LGBT alumni of the United
States Military Academy and their family and allies.
Membership is open to only those individuals who took the
oath of office as a Cadet at the US Military Academy, with
the exception of cadets at West Point and Active Duty
officers. Once DADT is reversed, we will accept both
cadets and Active Duty officers. All Knights Out
members are requested to join SAGALA.
Michael D. Palm Center
research institute at the University of California, Santa
Barbara. The Center is committed to sponsoring
state-of-the-art research to enhance the quality of public
dialogue about critical and controversial issues of the
day. The Center's priority, the "Don't Ask, Don't
Tell" Project, continues the work of the Center for
the Study of Sexual Minorities in the Military.
armed forces. A
site of resources for the military community on matters of
sexuality and sexual orientation in Her Majesty's Armed
Academy Gay and Lesbian Alumni Network (SAGALA)
The Service Academy Gay & Lesbian Alumni Network, an
organization providing a support, professional and
social network for LGBT cadets and midshipmen attendees
and alumni of the five federal service
academies, US Military Academy at West Point, the US
Naval Academy at Annapolis, the US Coast Guard Academy at
New London, The US Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point
or the US Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs.
Membership is open only to those individuals who have
taken the oath of office as a cadet or midshipman.
Legal Defense Network)
Outserve: LGBT Service
members organization. SLDN: Provides free
legal services to service members harmed by discriminatory
policies. Works to protect service members from
harassment based on perceived sexual orientation or gender
identity and to support service member and veteran pride
as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender persons. SLDN is a national, non-profit legal services, watchdog
and policy organization dedicated to ending discrimination
against and harassment of military personnel affected by
A nationwide group of
young Iraq and Afghanistan veterans, and veterans of the
broader War on Terrorism, and their active duty allies and
supporters working to help aggressively educate both
policymakers and the public about the "Don't Ask,
Don't Tell" issue and to give a stronger voice to the
majority of servicemen and women today who support
strengthening our nation's military by repealing the
"Don't Ask, Don't Tell" law. The
Servicemembers United website offers current DADT news, an
online library of information on DADT and related service
regulations, stellar servicemember and veteran blogs, a
variety of practical information for servicemembers and
veterans - written by servicemembers and veterans.
American Veterans Association (TAVA)
was formed to address the growing concerns of fair and
equal treatment of transgender veterans and active duty
service members. TAVA serves as an educational
organization that will help the Veterans Administration
and the Department of Defense to better understand the
individuals they encounter who identify as being
An organization of gay,
lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and straight allied alumni
of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
We are network over 100-strong that exists to support our
fellow LGBT alumni, including current midshipmen and
active duty servicemembers. We hold social and
educational events, attend Board of Trustees meetings of
the Naval Academy Alumni Association, and participate in
Association activities in the hopes of making a
better experience for those who follow in our footsteps.
2006 - 2013 Gay Military Signal