Navy, Marines Take Step Toward Open Trans Service

Navy, Marines Move Toward Open Trans Service

Effective immediately, decisions about discharging transgender Marines and members of the Navy must be approved by Pentagon officials.

Out Photographer Slammed for Gay Iwo Jima Re-Creation

Out Photographer Slammed for Gay Iwo Jima Re-Creation

Photographer Ed Freeman posted his gay re-creation of the iconic shot in the wake of last week's marriage equality victory — but soon saw vicious backlash on social media.

Op-ed: What Happened When President Obama Met Two Trans Service Members

Op-ed: When President Obama Met Two Trans Service Members

Laila Villanueva and her fiancé, Logan Ireland, are both transgender Americans currently serving in the U.S. military. At last month's White House Pride Reception, they made history.

Transgender Military Advocate Jess Shipps Dies by Suicide

Remembering Trans Military Advocate Jess Shipps

The 31-year-old Air Force veteran is remembered for helping others through work with SPARTA and through YouTube videos.

GLAAD Goes to War: Activists Hold Military Roundtable on Southern Tour

LGBT Troops Need Military 'Culture Change'

One stop on GLAAD's Southern Stories Tour is a meeting with LGBT troops, to discuss problems within the ranks and with military leaders.

U.S. Army Has Yet Another Out Trans Member

U.S. Army Has Yet Another Out Trans Member

Jamie Lee Henry joins a handful of other out transgender soldiers proving they are fit to serve.

Op-ed: This Is How We Change the Game For Trans Military Service

Op-ed: How We Change the Game on Trans Military Service

The producer of The New York Times' groundbreaking doc about transgender members of the U.S. military reflects on just how much has changed — and what hasn't — since the world met Logan Ireland and Laila Villanueva.

America's Doctors: Transgender Military Ban is Pointless

America's Doctors: Transgender Military Ban Is Pointless

The American Medical Association weighs in — against the ban on military service by out transgender Americans.

WATCH: The Airman, The Corporal, and the Trans Military Ban

WATCH: The Airman, The Corporal, and the Trans Military Ban

A new mini-documentary highlights the uncertain state of existence for an estimated 15,500 transgender Americans currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.

Senate Blocks Benefits for Veterans in Same-Sex Marriages

Senate Blocks Benefits for Veterans in Same-Sex Marriages

Eight Senate Republicans supported the effort, but the amendment fell short of receiving the 60 votes needed to pass.

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