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Around 1,000 people gathered in Times Square Wednesday to voice their outrage. 

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The Joint Chiefs of Staff announced that the military will not discharge service members until the president sends further direction.

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These straight dudes stepped up to the plate to call out the president's cruelty.

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Donald Trump maybe be ginning up transphobia to save his imploding presidency, but he's actually to the right of many Republicans on the issue.

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Here's how to take action against this latest travesty.

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In response to Trump's ban on trans people in the military, Boylan curated stories from those who've served.

July 26 2017 10:13 PM

Trump's hateful ban on trans people in the military could be just the beginning. 

July 26 2017 8:59 PM