Meet the First Out Trans Soldier in the U.S. Military

Meet the First Out Trans Soldier in the U.S. Military

Army Sgt. Shane Ortega, a transgender man currently serving in Oahu, knows that 'administratively, I shouldn't exist.'

EEOC Issues Landmark Ruling: Army Discriminated Against Trans Employee

EEOC: Yes, Army Discriminated Against Trans Woman

Tamara Lusardi, a trans woman called 'it' by Army supervisors and banned from the women's room, has seen justice served.

WATCH: Meet the Navy Veteran Kicked Out for Being Trans

WATCH: Meet the Navy Veteran Kicked Out for Being Trans

Landon Wilson, the transgender former Navy cryptologist who was discharged for being trans, took his story to CBS News.

Former Navy Sailor Says He Was Forced to Leave Military for Being Transgender

The report will air on the CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley.

Army Makes Positive Move for Trans Troops

Army Makes Positive Move for Trans Troops

A new Army policy makes it more difficult to discharge transgender troops, but will other service branches follow?

Appeals Court Orders Military to Call Chelsea Manning a Woman

Appeals Court Orders Military to Call Chelsea Manning a Woman

The government must now respect Chelsea Manning's gender identity in word — and her lawyers hope it won't be long until the military follows suit in actions by providing transition-related health care.

Op-ed: Transitioning as a Guard at San Quentin State Prison

Op-ed: Transitioning as a Guard at San Quentin State Prison

A transgender guard at one of California's most infamous prisons shares what it was like to transition there.

VA Refuses to Recognize Veteran’s Wife and Child

VA Refuses to Recognize Veteran’s Wife and Child

The Department of Veterans Affairs has frozen the disabled veteran’s benefits until she pays back the full amount the VA mistakenly awarded for her wife and child.

Op-ed: When Being a Trans Ally Is as Simple as Asking a Question

Op-ed: Being a Trans Ally Can Start With a Simple Question

The promised study of allowing transgender people to serve openly in the military seemed stalled for a while, but one gay man asked a simple question to help move things along.

14 Stunning Photos of LGBT Military Personnel

14 Stunning Photos of LGBT Military Personnel

These 14 photos tell a story of life post "don't ask, don't tell."

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