American Experience

The Fear of Being Gay

Clip: Season 23 Episode 9 | 44s

A veteran remembers what it was like to discover he was gay. Homosexuality meant a dishonorable discharge and no one would hire you afterwards.

Aired: 04/25/11

Rating: NR

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