Military

The new Army secretary gets why his appointment is historic, and even he's surprised.

June 02 2016 1:49 PM

The TransMilitary Project is running a Kickstarter campaign for a documentary on trans troops who have come out despite the armed forces' ban.

May 30 2016 8:04 PM

The report by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand found a command culture more focused on closing cases than in justice. 

May 23 2016 5:45 PM

After seven GOP congressmen changed their vote, an amendment to a defense bill that would have prohibited discrimination against LGBT people failed to pass. 

May 19 2016 5:02 PM

With "don't ask, don't tell" far behind us, Eric Fanning was officially sworn in as Army Secretary on Wednesday, becoming the first out leader of any military branch.

May 19 2016 2:55 PM

It will likely take a lawsuit to end the Veterans Affairs policy of denying coverage for gender-confirmation surgery — a procedure currently covered by Medicare. 

May 19 2016 5:26 AM
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