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U.S. Congressman Barney Frank.

U.S. Congressman Barney Frank, Democratic Representative from Massachusetts, and one of two openly-gay members of Congress. He's been lobbying for lifting the ban on gays and lesbians in the military. Terry will talk with him about President Clinton's announcement last week about gays and lesbians in the military. (In a recent Washington Post op-ed piece, Frank defends Clinton, blaming, instead, those allied against lifting the ban.)


Other segments from the episode on July 26, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 26, 1993: Interview with Barney Frank; Interview with Dick Dale; Commentary on teaching children about death.


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