Bipartisan amendment to the NDAA seeks to protect trans troops

Two senators are taking on President Trump’s transgender ban for the military through an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Senator Kristen Gillibrand (D-NY)–a ranking member of the Senate Armed Forces Subcommittee on Personnel– and Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) introduced the amendment to the Senate on Monday. Both senators have a history of […]

What the transgender military ban means for military families

You’ve heard about the recent drama from the White House regarding whether or not transgender troops can serve in the U.S. military. As it currently stands, the Defense Department has been instructed to indefinitely block transgender persons from joining the military and to no longer provide to most currently serving troops transgender medical care, including sex […]

Nevada Guard sergeant embraces DoD transgender policy

Sarah Hunt never enjoyed the girlie lifestyle. She begrudgingly wore feminine clothes at McQueen High. At the University of Nevada, Reno, Hunt played Division 1 softball and soccer where she was more comfortable around campus wearing gender-neutral athletic sweats and sportswear as opposed to dresses and high heels. “Except when we traveled, we all wore […]