In August, 2010, Paul Rieckhoff, Founder of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, told Big Think, "I will put all the money in my pocket right now on the fact that “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” will be repealed." Of course, Rieckhoff turned out to be right, and today marks the day that the military's policy has ended.
Just how good is Rieckhoff at predicting the future? Big Think asked him how the men and women of the armed services would react when the new policy goes into effect.
Watch Rieckhoff here: