On Aug. 25, President Donald Trump issued a memorandum directing the military to ban transgender individuals from service. Among other defenses, some supporters of the ban have argued that transgender people are especially prone to high-risk behaviors — particularly, suicidality — that make them ill-suited for life in the military. But these arguments — and […]
In August, President Trump instructed the Defense Department to stop recruiting transgender people for the military. LGBT and human rights organizations quickly filed two lawsuits to prevent the ban from being enforced. In doing so, LGBT organizations and factions that used to battle one another are now working together, and swiftly. That’s likely to make […]
President Trump’s tweets announcing his new policy to ban transgender people from service in the U.S. military came with a justification that will sound familiar to several other groups: that allowing transgender people to serve would disrupt unit cohesion, a fundamental building block of combat effectiveness. Trump claimed that allowing transgender people to serve would […]
President Trump made history Wednesday in two ways. First, he became only the second president, after President Barack Obama, to address transgender issues — although in a much different way. While Obama had welcomed transgender men and women into military service, Trump announced that they would be banned. After consultation with my Generals and military […]
Yesterday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted an announcement that the military would not allow transgender soldiers in its ranks. The move was praised by many Republicans and decried by Democrats. The Media, who are rarely (if ever!) on the side of the Republicans, went to work to find anything and everything they think will discredit Trump in some way. The Washington Post decided the best | Read More »
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The Defense Department recently held an LGBT Pride Month event, while the Army conducted transgender sensitivity training, moves that baffled retired Army Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin and… Read More
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Citing safety for women, 40 leaders of groups across the country have signed a letter asking Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson to rescind… Read More
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Editor’s note: One reader who we heard from awhile back marked March 31 as Transgender Day of Visibility. This weekend seemed like a fitting time… Read More
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