First Openly Gay Cadets Graduate From Air Force Academy

By: Michael Matson
5.26.2012

For the very first time, openly gay and lesbian cadets at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs participated in graduation commencement. It was the school's first since the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," and President Obama was on hand to personally salute each of the cadets.

Check out ABC News' coverage of the historic event below.

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