IT WAS A "DISORDER".
NOW it's not...but you still can't serve!
Pentagon Says Homosexuality Not a Mental Disorder
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon no longer deems homosexuality a mental disorder, officials said on Wednesday, although the reversal has no impact on U.S. policy prohibiting openly gay people from serving in the military.
"The 1996 Pentagon document, which had been recertified as ''current'' three years ago, had listed homosexuality as a mental disorder alongside mental retardation, impulse control disorders and personality disorders."After a 1996 Pentagon document placing homosexuality among a list of "certain mental disorders'' came to light this month...Read at The New York Times?