It was the albatross that haunted DADT's repeal: that allowing gay and lesbians to serve openly would be a 'social experiment.' Now Mike Huckabee is using that same false premise against transgender service members.

August 18 2015 4:30 AM

Trouble awaits trans women who serve our nation as their authentic selves, says one who had to hide her true gender identity.

July 30 2015 4:00 AM

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

June 08 2015 6:11 PM

Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter announced the adoption of a policy revision that adds sexual orientation to its Military Equal Opportunity Policy.

June 01 2015 2:58 PM Updated

The promised study of allowing transgender people to serve openly in the military seemed stalled for a while, but one gay man asked a simple question to help move things along.

February 26 2015 7:30 AM

The TransMilitary documentary team reminds us that the lives of all U.S. veterans are valuable. Why, then, force trans service members to continue serving in silence?

November 11 2014 3:36 PM

The movement to overturn the military's ban on open service by transgender people continues to gain momentum, putting pressure on the Defense Department to act.

August 27 2014 4:52 PM

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.

May 15 2014 1:17 PM