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By Brett Jones

This tale is a brilliantly strategic, empathetically pushed, and well timed account of the lifetime of Brett Jones, the 1st brazenly homosexual army SEAL.
He is reverent to conservative values as a gay navigating the alterations of present social instability in the United States. He successfully grabs the eye of a readership spanning a extensive spectrum of political and social views, and calls for the revaluation of mainstream American norms concerning the recognition and site of homosexuals in society, paintings, and nationwide narratives.
The pages deliver you eyeball to eyeball with the writer, via unimaginable emotional and actual investments on his highway to army inclusion.
The honesty and deeply felt comradery paired together with his humanistic love and figuring out for a company that threatened to desert and discredit him will win hearts.
Brett Jones's publication comes at an ideal time in our historical past. His tale serves as a lacking hyperlink that is helping bridge the ever-growing approval for homosexual marriage and conventional values.

About the writer:
Born right into a army relatives, Brett Jones spent his youth traveling all over the world, dwelling within the shadows of the Iron Curtain, the Korean Demilitarized area, and the Pyramids of Egypt.
He defied nice odds to satisfy his dream of changing into a military SEAL, and served for nearly a decade within the army. He served in harrowing six-month deployments with SEAL workforce eight, later turning into a plank proprietor of SEAL staff 10.
Brett bought various awards and commendations in the course of his military tenure, yet was once compelled out of the closet, changing into the 1st brazenly homosexual army SEAL on lively accountability. After his honorable discharge in 2003, he persevered his struggle within the conflict opposed to terror as a safety contractor.
Brett presently is living in northern Alabama along with his husband, former police sergeant Jason White, and their son. jointly they based and function Riley defense, which consistently increases the bar on deepest safeguard in Alabama via its groundbreaking education application, unparalleled hiring approaches, and tireless commitment to their customers.

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