Ricky Watson of Littleton, Colorado wipes tears from his eyes after he thanked President Barack Obama for repealing “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” at a campaign rally in Golden, Colorado, September 13. Watson was kicked out of the Air Force 25 years ago for being gay.
damn where does he get his shirts at ive always wanted one like that
LTMC: A reminder that the wounds of discrimination always run extraordinarily deep. 25 years, and he is still moved to tears by the pain of a military career destroyed by institutionalized bigotry.