And they will not have any right to appeal. Seven percent of the population worked for the government during World War II. We all depend on your good work, and I know it will continue. The impact of the law was actually to increase the persecution and prosecution of gay men. The Campaign for Homosexual Equality was particularly effective on challenging the logic of its position, while policy files from the period reveal the increasing difficulty with which the Personnel Department was able to deal with suspected cases of homosexuality.
Time for a Boycott?
Homosexuality at the Foreign Office
Those are blue-collar jobs in the government, and I hope you wouldn't begrudge a janitor making just a bit more in order to serve the country and live in DC. I believe that despite its challenges this lifestyle is one of the greatest things I can offer a child. By the s, however, the gay rights movement was growing in size and stature, and consequently more pressure was applied on the Foreign Office to lift its bar. Politico reported that "As is standard when a new president takes over, each official had submitted a letter of resignation. No positions, except those in the military, that were vacant on January 22 may be filled. At that time the tabloids could use clarion calls in their opposition to equality.
The speech was a good one. I know many of you have assisted ambassadors and other officials during the Senate confirmation process, and indeed some of you have been through it yourself. It might also be of some slight historical interest that one of my referees, C. What follows is a compilation of some of the responses I received. But the trouble is that some of those "non-essential" people were actually in training. Despite the fact that we give you a lot. I still believe the State Department is worth fighting for.