Press Room

The Center on the Air


CNN: Nathaniel Frank Debates Tony Perkins - February2, 2010

McLaughlin Group: Don't Ask, Don't Tell - September 6, 2009

PBS Newshour: Considering the Future of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' - June 29, 2009

PBS: Extended Interview with Aaron Belkin - June 29, 2009

Democracy Now Interview with Nathaniel Frank - June 24, 2009

NPR: Turning 'Unfriendly Fire' On U.S. Military's Gay Ban - June 16, 2009

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart: Interview with Nathaniel Frank - March 9, 2009

Rachel Maddow: Don't Ask Don't Tell Don't Work - March 3, 2009


  • RadioWest (NPR) "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Debate

    Air Date: 
    November 16, 2009

    KUER, RadioWest hosts James Bowman and Nathaniel Frank as they  read more »

  • 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' and Don't Rush into Anything

    Air Date: 
    May 22, 2009

    KCRW - NPR  read more »

  • CNN: More women than men dismissed from military for being gay

    Air Date: 
    October 9, 2009

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  • Aljazeera International Report on "don't ask, don't tell"

    Air Date: 
    August 13, 2009

    This report by Aljazeera International on the "don't ask, don't tell" policy includes a brief interview with Nathaniel Frank.

  • Detroit Today Interview with Vice Admiral Jack Shanahan

    Air Date: 
    July 10, 2008

    A new study by senior military officers has concluded that the military policy, Don't ask, don't tell, is counterproductive and should end.  read more »

  • Democracy Now Interviews Nathaniel Frank

    Air Date: 
    June 19, 2009

    Nathaniel Frank discusses "don't ask, don't tell" around the 42 minute mark:  read more »

  • 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Comes Out of the Closet

    Air Date: 
    October 13, 2009

    KCRW Radio discussing "don't ask, don't tell."  Palm Senior Research Fellow Nathaniel Frank is featured around twenty minutes into the program.  read more »

  • Nathaniel Frank's Remarks on the BBC's World Today

    Air Date: 
    October 12, 2009

    Nathaniel Frank discusses President Obama's promises to repeal "don't ask, don't tell" in the context of the October 2009 political landscape.

  • CBS News, Television Coverage of the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" conference

    Air Date: 
    December 9, 2000

    The Commonwealth Club of California and the Center for the Study of Sexual Minorities in the Military (CSSMM) presented a conference December 9, 2000 on gays and lesbians in the military entitled "  read more »