17 Jun The Defense Department is working on a July 1 deadline to complete transgender integration training, so the Army is moving forward with its preparations despite an indefinite hold that's been placed on the decision to allow transgender civilians to join the military. Both the active and reserve components. 22 Jan His administration interpreted civil rights law to protect trans people where other existing laws failed to. It reversed “don't ask, don't tell” — which banned gay people from serving openly in the military — and began to reverse a similar ban on open trans service members. In court cases in which it chimed in. Like everyone else, transgender people have a sexual orientation. Transgender people may be straight, lesbian, gay, bisexual, or queer. For example, a person who transitions from male to female and is attracted solely to men would typically identify as a straight woman. A person who transitions from female to male and is .
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On the eve of that one-year deadline, Mattis announced that he was delaying the implementation of the new policy, saying he needed more time. Homosexuality in the militaries of ancient Greece. 26 Jul "Excommunicating transgender soldiers only weakens our readiness; it doesn't strengthen it," the group's president, Gregory T. Angelo, said. Trump's "statement this morning does a disservice to transgender military personnel and re- introduces the same hurtful stereotypes conjured when openly gay men. 26 Jul He concluded by stating: "With more than transgender Americans serving in the military today, President Trump should immediately reverse course The study said its primary source was a national survey done by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force and the National Center for Transgender. 26 Jul WASHINGTON — Transgender people can continue to serve in the military for now, Pentagon leaders said on Thursday, scrambling to clarify the confusion a senior adviser to American Unity Fund, a Republican advocacy group that supports rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.