TransMilitary Documentary Launches Crowdfunding Effort
April 30 2014 9:18 AM ET

TransMilitary Documentary Launches Crowdfunding Effort

Parker Marie Molloy

Despite the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell, transgender individuals are still prohibited from serving in the military. A new documentary hopes to shine light on the issue.

Tenn. Wedding Venue Changes Tune, Will Allow Gay Couples
April 29 2014 12:24 PM ET

Tenn. Wedding Venue Changes Tune, Will Allow Gay Couples

Sunnivie Brydum

After consulting with the statewide equality organization, Mint Springs Farm near Nashville, Tenn., decided that it will allow same-sex couples to host weddings and commitment ceremonies on its grounds.

Updated Dept. of Defense Human Rights Goals Include LGB, Neglect T
April 28 2014 5:40 PM ET

DOD Updates Human Rights Goals, Excludes Trans People

Parker Marie Molloy

For the first time since 1998, the Department of Defense Updated the Pentagon's Human Goals Charter, including language related to sexual orientation for the first time. The document makes no mention of gender identity.

Gay Iraq Vets Turned Away From Tenn. Wedding Venue
April 28 2014 3:20 PM ET

WATCH: Iraq Vets Turned Away From Tenn. Wedding Venue

Sunnivie Brydum

Anthony Wilfert and Brian Blas thought they'd found the perfect place to hold their commitment ceremony, until they received an email claiming Tennessee's prohibition on same-sex marriage made the couple ineligible for booking.

WATCH: Colo. Vets Come Out for Marriage Equality
April 22 2014 2:17 PM ET

WATCH: Colo. Vets Come Out for Marriage Equality

Sunnivie Brydum

A new ad from Why Marriage Matters Colorado aims to highlight military support for marriage equality in the Centennial State.

WATCH: New Trailer for <i>TransMilitary</i> Documentary
April 01 2014 8:20 AM ET

WATCH: New Trailer for TransMilitary Documentary

Parker Marie Molloy

TransMilitary, a documentary designed to highlight the experiences of trans service members, has released a new trailer, and is set to launch later this year.

Iraq: A Gay Soldier’s View
March 20 2014 3:00 AM ET

Iraq: A Gay Soldier’s View

Rob Smith

On the 11th anniversary of the American invasion of Iraq, gay former soldier Rob Smith remembers the harrowing events.

Op-ed: The Policies Keeping Trans People From Military Service
March 17 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: The Policies Keeping Trans People From Military Service

Autumn Sandeen

Only policy stands between transgender people and the military service some seek.

Boston Mayor Snubs Homophobic St. Patrick's Day Parade
March 16 2014 4:34 PM ET

Boston Mayor Snubs Homophobic St. Patrick's Day Parade

Neal Broverman

Boston's Irish-American mayor refused to participate in the event, which excluded LGBT soldiers.

Study Urges U.S. Military to Reconsider Ban on Transgender Personnel
March 13 2014 10:51 AM ET

Study: Rescind The Ban on Trans Service Members

Parker Marie Molloy

A study funded by transgender billionaire and military veteran Jennifer Pritzker breaks down the arguments disqualifying trans people from military service.

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