92-Year-Old Trans Widow Wins Social Security Battle

92-Year-Old Trans Widow Wins Battle With SSA

The 92-year-old transgender World War II veteran received a Valentine's Day surprise in the form of a legal victory.

Meet Brett Jones, a Gay Navy SEAL

Meet Brett Jones, a Gay Navy SEAL

Brett Jones discusses the secrecy involved in being a gay Navy SEAL under 'don't ask, don't tell' and the surprising community of support he discovered in the military.

92-Year Old Trans WWII Veteran Fights for Equal Treatment

WATCH: 92-Year-Old Trans WWII Vet Fights Discrimination

A 92-year-old transgender WWII veteran claims discrimination after being refused Social Security survivor benefits following her husband's death.

You're In The 'DADT' Army, Now

You're In The 'DADT' Army, Now

At the age of 17, Rob Smith enlisted in the military, just as he was figuring out his own sexual identity. What he encountered the moment he got to boot camp shocked him.

Op-ed: Black, Gay, American — It's Complicated

Op-ed: Black, Gay, American — It's Complicated

Rob Smith enlisted in the Army for a way out of his small town, but ended up becoming a prominent voice among LGBT enlisted soldiers of color.

Fort Bragg Army Base Hosts First Same-Sex Union

Fort Bragg Army Base Hosts First Same-Sex Union

The historic ceremony was not technically a marriage, banned by the state of North Carolina, but a religious celebration for a couple legally married in D.C. a few months ago.

Op-ed: What It's Like Being Trans In Military Academies
December 18 2013 11:57 PM ET

Op-ed: What It's Like Being Trans In Military Academies

'There are two types of hiding: the kind that requires you to lurk in the dark spaces of the day, behind shadowy places ... and there is hiding in plain sight.'

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