Transgender Military Ban

Although the "don't ask, don't tell" policy has been repealed, that policy change still leaves transgender members of the military without protection. A serviceman or woman can still be discharged simply for being transgender. Here we track the latest news on efforts to repeal the ban on transgender Americans from serving openly in the military.

The Golden State will put its considerable weight behind a case challenging the legality of Trump's impulsive ban on trans service members.

November 18 2017 7:10 PM

A Facebook group unites disparate service members in the age of Trump.

November 11 2017 5:04 AM

The former Alabama chief justice and current U.S.Senate candidate is spouting more anti-LGBT vitriol, this time motivated by Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly's ruling.

October 31 2017 2:46 PM

A federal judge in D.C. ruled that military members challenging the ban were likely to succeed.

October 30 2017 1:31 PM Updated

Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the Senate he advised against the ban and would continue to do so.

September 27 2017 2:18 PM

As we face aggression around the globe, the president continues to push stunningly bad military policy.

September 27 2017 5:04 AM

The LGBT military organization is facing a big fight — one it's determined to win.

September 22 2017 5:36 AM