Tag Archives: Victor Fehrenbach

TONIGHT: Debut Of HBO’s DADT Film

This morning I attended a press screening of the above title at HBO’s midtown headquarters. Servicemembers Legal Defense Network head Aubrey Sarvis and DADT activists Major Mike Almy and Colonel Victor Fehrenbach joined the filmmakers for a Q&A session after the film, which debuts tonight at midnight. Highly recommended! DADT officially ends tomorrow.

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The Strange History Of DADT

Discussing the coming documentary from HBO.

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Maddow On DADT Ruling

With Col. Victor Fehrenbach.

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USAF Lt. Colonel Victor Fehrenbach To Retire With Full Rank And Pension

Openly gay Lt. Colonel Victor Fehrenbach has been advised that he will be allowed to retire in October with his full rank and pension intact. The Air Force didn’t ask and Fehrenbach didn’t tell, but he was outed in 2008 by a man he met online. His case highlighted the idiocy of DADT. “It was a great sense of relief. ...

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Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenback On DADT Signing

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Rachel Maddow’s Special DADT Segment

Filmed before a live audience at NYC’s 92nd Street Y.

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Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenback: John McCain Was The Reason I Joined The Military

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Democratic Senators Hold Press DADT Conference: We Will Get This Done

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Maddow On DADT: Why Aren’t We Holding Off On The Ruination Of Careers?

Last night Rachel Maddow devoted nearly her entire show to the repeal of DADT, interviewing several of its most high-profile victims, including Lt. Colonel Victor Fehrenbach, who has just filed suit to stop his dismissal. Here’s how Maddow closed out the show.

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Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenbach: I Still Don’t Know If I’m Being Kicked Out

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Col. Victor Fehrenbach On DADT Hearing

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Instinct Magazine’s Leading Men Of 2009

Lt. Dan Choi and Col. Victor Fehrenbach take the cover of Instinct Magazine’s Leading Men Of 2009 issue. Here’s their online teaser for the story. Most know the basics of Dan’s story: A West Point graduate with a degree in Arabic who served an extended tour in Iraq from 2006-2007, Dan spent 10 years in the military before he was ...

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Lt. Col. Fehrenbach: I Lived By DADT Law And I Still Got Fired

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Olbermann: Obama Stonewalling On DADT

Dan Savage appeared on Olbermann last night to say that he found it “shocking” that Obama received “polite applause” at the White House LGBT cocktail party, when everybody in the room knew he could end the discharges immediately if he wanted to.

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Lt. Col. Fehrenbach: My Squadron Treats Me The Same Since I Came Out

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DADT Rolls On: Time Running Out For Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenbach

Over 200 gay soldiers have been kicked out of the military since Barack Obama took office. And time is running out for Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenbach. The winner of nine air medals for distinguished service in flight, including one for heroism the night U.S. forces captured Baghdad International Airport in 2003, Fehrenbach is in the process of getting kicked out ...

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What DADT? U.S. Military Uses Openly Lesbian Joan Jett to Promote Fleet Week

I find it more than a little annoying that while the Obama administration continues to kick out highly skilled soldiers like Lt. Dan Choi and Lt. Col. Victor Fehrehbach, the U.S. Navy has NO problem using openly lesbian rocker Joan Jett to promote NYC’s Fleet Week. Over on the website of the Commander Navy Region Mid-Atlantic, you’ll find several photos ...

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Rachel Maddow: Another High Ranking DADT Discharge

After 18 years of service, highly-decorated Lt. Colonel Victor Fehrenbach is being discharged for being gay.

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