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U.S. Material Support Laws: The Next Don’t Ask-Don’t Tell?

Guinane, Kay (2011) U.S. Material Support Laws: The Next Don’t Ask-Don’t Tell? LSE Global War on Terror Blog (24 Oct 2011). Website.

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In late September the United States formally ended its “Don’t Ask-Don’t Tell” (DADT) policy for gays and lesbians in military service, ending a policy criticized for many years as discriminatory and leading to unequal enforcement. But the DADT concept appears to be alive and well. U.S. enforcement policy on the extremely broad definition of prohibited material support to terrorism in the context of humanitarian aid and efforts to end violent conflict is quickly evolving into a DADT approach.

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Additional Information: © 2011 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2017 07:42
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2021 23:17

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