"One thing that was discussed was whether or not I should just voluntarily retire and take the issue off the table," General Pace said, according to a transcript released this week by his office at the Pentagon."I said I could not do that for one very fundamental reason," which is that no soldier or Marine in Iraq should "think — ever — that his chairman, whoever that person is, could have stayed in the battle and voluntarily walked off the battlefield."That is unacceptable as a leadership...Read Full Story
"I believe homosexual acts between two individuals are immoral and that we should not condone immoral acts," General Peter Pace recently said to the Chicago Tribune.
This comment has sparked a renewed debate about the role of gays and lesbians in the U.S. military system.Read Full Story
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