VA: Gay, Lesbian Vets Can Rest in Peace With Partners

VA: Gay, Lesbian Vets Can Rest in Peace With Partners

Military couples in domestic partnerships or civil unions will soon get at least one benefit that married couples can access.

UNC Schools Begin Offering Gay Military Spouses In-State Tuition

UNC Schools Begin Offering Gay Military Spouses In-State Tuition

Despite a state ban on same-sex marriage, the University of North Carolina system has begun offering in-state tuition to the gay spouses of military personnel, so long as they were wed in states that have instituted marriage equality.

Gay Vets Continue to Fight to Win Back Their Honor

Being gay is no longer a bar to joining the military, but tens of thousands of former service members continue to be tarred by their military records. One woman fights to win back her honor

Op-ed: Remember, There Are Transgender People Lost Serving in Silence

Op-ed: Remember Trans People Lost Serving in Silence

The executive director of the Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund has an important reminder for Memorial Day.

VA Grants Benefits to Lesbian Widow of Fallen Soldier

VA Grants Benefits to Lesbian Widow of Fallen Soldier

Nearly two years after her wife died in Afghanistan, an Iraq veteran and National Guard member says the Department of Veterans Affairs will recognize her rights as a widow.

WATCH: Ronan Farrow's Trans Military Debriefing

WATCH: Ronan Farrow's Trans Military Debriefing

The MSNBC host continues his focus on trans issues, this time taking on the military and welcoming discharged Navy cryptologist Landon Wilson and TransMilitary's Fiona Dawson to bring the cultural conversation ever closer to critical mass.

U.S. Naval Academy Hosts First Same-Sex Wedding

U.S. Naval Academy Hosts First Same-Sex Wedding

The military school marked an historic moment last weekend, hosting the nuptials of graduate David Bucher and his partner Bruce Moats.

WATCH: Defense Sec. Hagel Open to Review Trans Military Ban

WATCH: Defense Sec. Open to Review Trans Military Ban

Though the repeal of 'don't ask, don't tell' allowed for lesbian, gay, and bisexual service members to serve openly, the military continues to discriminate against trans individuals, preventing them from service. Secretary of Defense Hagel speaks with ABC News on the policy's future.

TransMilitary Documentary Launches Crowdfunding Effort

TransMilitary Documentary Launches Crowdfunding Effort

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

Tenn. Wedding Venue Changes Tune, Will Allow Gay Couples

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.

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