Homosexuals in the Military

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell spoke on “National Security in a Changing World,” on the American University… read more

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell spoke on “National Security in a Changing World,” on the American University campus. General Powell focused on the challenges to national security in a post-Cold War world. Gen. Powell also spoke on the issue of a ban on homosexuals in the military. He said that while an end of the ban would not cause “mass resignations” in the military, he was pleased President-elect Clinton would consult with him and other military leaders prior to ending the ban. He also said he would execute the instructions of the president and Congress when a decision on the matter was handed down. Following his prepared remarks, Gen. Powell responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Homosexuals in the Military

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Program ID:
35296-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 1, 1992
Last Aired:
Mar 20, 2007

Airing Details

  • Dec 01, 1992 | 11:25am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 01, 1992 | 5:35pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 01, 1992 | 10:27pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 02, 1992 | 3:28pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 05, 1992 | 12:34pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 20, 2007 | 8:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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