Americans United for Separation of Church and State's report responds to 61 claims about perceived threats to 'religious liberty in the military,' several of which relate to LGBT people and issues.

December 17 2014 6:00 AM

There's still time for President Obama to shake the hand of the first openly transgender U.S. service member. Here's how the outgoing Secretary of Defense can make that a reality.

December 16 2014 5:00 AM

In a potentially game-changing move, the U.S. Army has allowed two transgender veterans to update their names on their discharge papers.

December 03 2014 5:54 PM

New policy changes to military regulations within the Department of Defense could allow transgender members to serve in the military, contends a new report from the Palm Center.

November 28 2014 3:02 PM

A photo exhibit celebrates those who crossed gender lines to serve in the Civil War.

November 26 2014 7:30 AM

Chuck Hagel spent two years as Defense secretary, but plenty is still left to be done to bring full LGBT equality to the military.

November 25 2014 11:40 AM

The TransMilitary documentary team reminds us that the lives of all U.S. veterans are valuable. Why, then, force trans service members to continue serving in silence?

November 11 2014 3:36 PM

Three years ago, he was booed at a Republican debate. Now he has a new book about the experience.

November 11 2014 5:00 AM

Politicians can be pretty dumb, but Texas Congressman Louie Gohmert said something so out there that it inspired this ruthless takedown by Stephen Colbert.

October 28 2014 11:30 AM