Poised for Perfection: Sgt. Shane Ortega Puts a Face to the Transgender Military Ban

Poised for Perfection: Meet This Transgender Army Sargeant

Sgt. Shane Ortega tells The Advocate how he's been able to serve for years in the U.S. Army as an openly transgender man and about the pressure he faces now that the world knows who he is.

WATCH: The First Federal Monument By and For LGBT Veterans

WATCH: The First Monument By and For LGBT Veterans

The first federally approved monument on federal land to honor LGBT vets was dedicated Sunday at the national cemetery outside Chicago.

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."

Op-Ed: Gay Purple Heart Recipient Says 'Mission Not Accomplished'

Gay Purple Heart Recipient: 'Mission Not Accomplished'

While we remember our fallen soldiers on Memorial Day and celebrate a post-DADT world, we cannot grow complacent.

Op-ed: Dear Media and Fellow Trans Men, We Are More Than Our Bodies

Op-ed: Trans Men, We Are More Than Our Bodies

The U.S. Army’s first out trans soldier argues that media obsession with trans men’s medical histories and traditional masculinity detracts from what we need to discuss most.

PHOTOS: Swab Your Deck, Boys, It's Fleet Week!

PHOTOS: Swab Your Deck, Boys, It's Fleet Week!

Everyone loves sailors, right? That's why this year's NYC Fleet Week is promoting #SelfieWithASailor.

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.

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