The Emmy-winning creator on the power of her show against the backdrop of anti-trans policies, and why she prefers to address politics with story instead of tweeting.
It became clear Thursday that the Senate would not consider an amendment to the defense budget addressing President Trump’s ban on transgender people serving in the military, but lawmakers have not given up. On Friday, they introduced a separate bill addressing the ban, with new bipartisan support: Sen. John McCain (R-AZ). The bill expands upon […]
The Republican senator sticks his neck out for transgender service members, but it may not be enough to stopTrump's cruel order.
LGBT Legal Rights Organizations Ask Federal Court to Halt Immediately All Efforts to Implement Dangerous and Discriminatory Ban Lambda Legal and OutServe-SLDN today asked a federal court to halt immediately all steps taken to implement the Trump Administration’s discriminatory plan to ban transgender individuals from serving openly in the U.S. Show More Summary
Even the dean thinks this violates the school's antidiscrimination policy.
The retired Army veteran gave a passionate speech at the 2017 GLAAD San Francisco Gala
Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand and Susan Collins will try to block the ban through an amendment to the defense spending bill.
SENATORS GILLIBRAND AND COLLINS TO CHALLENGE TRUMP’S TRANS MILITARY BAN: Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Susan Collins (R-ME) are preparing an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that will challenge the White House’s...Show More Summary
The lawsuit contends that banning military service for transgender people violates their right to due process and their free speech rights. The post Trump’s Trans Military Ban Faces Yet Another Legal Challenge appeared first on Rewi...
"Trump has attacked American heroes," says executive director Rick Zbur.
There are now four different lawsuits challenging the president's policy.
“Inside this cake might be the trans pride flag, but on the outside it is in uniform because solider has no gender."
Former secretaries of the Army, Navy, and Air Force told a federal court on Thursday that Donald Trump’s ban on transgender troops is cruel, unjustified, and counterproductive in an authoritative rejoinder to the administration’s efforts to depict open trans service as a dangerous experiment. In declarations filed with the U.S. Show More Summary
Unlike Donald Trump, President Obama changed the transgender policy in the military only after consulting with experts. But that never comes up in this video from a Christian policy group.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has announced that he's still allowing trans people to serve in the military, despite the White House's orders directing the Department of Defense to ban trans people. But that's what he was told to do in the trans ban guidelines anyway.
Despite What You May Have Heard, Trump’s Military Trans Ban Is Not Frozen Though some outlets are reporting a military transgender ban freeze, the truth is that things are going exactly as Trump planned Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
by Heidi Groover Washington's Pramila Jayapal is one of 143 Congress members calling on Trump to reverse his ban on transgender people serving in the military. Tasos Katopodis / getty Washington Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal is one of...Show More Summary
Media reports about President Trump’s transgender military policy, which he formalized in a directive late last week, have cast the new rules as something less than an outright ban on transgender service. The Associated Press reported...Show More Summary
#ProtectTransTroops -- HRC IS PLAINTIFF IN LAWSUIT AGAINST TRUMP’S TRANS MILITARY BAN: HRC, represented by Lambda Legal and OutServe-SLDN, became a plaintiff along with Gender Justice League and transgender individuals affected by the...Show More Summary
Drew Layne wants to join the Air Force. Trump’s trans military ban would nix that ambition. Now Layne and a group of other trans plaintiffs are challenging Trump in the courts.