Letter from a Marine Lieutenant
Don't repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."
11:03 AM, Dec 3, 2010 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
Marine corps commandant General James Amos testified before the Senate this morning that Congress should not repeal its law regarding gays in the military. It's hard to find a stronger or more succinct defense of the current policy than the following letter from a "Marine lieutenant who was a platoon commander" that was quoted by Amos:
"My concern are those units that are involved in combat right now," said Amos. "That's the cohesion that concerns me most."