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Nancy Pelosi Invites Transgender Troops to Trump’s State of the Union Address

Jennifer Peace
Politics
Captain Jennifer Peace, Staff Sgt. Logan Ireland, Lt. Cmdr. Blake Dremann, and other transgender service members have accepted the invitation by Members of Congress to attend tonight’s State of the Union Address. ...
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Former Servicemember, Girlfriend Detained in Kuwaiti Prison

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International
After serving in the U.S. Army, Monique Coverson and her girlfriend Larissa returned to Kuwait as military contractors. Now they're looking at 25 years in a Kuwati prison. ...
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Boy Scouts End Ban on Gay Leaders, Effective Immediately

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The Boy Scouts of America ended their ban on gay leaders Monday and the move is effective immediately. ...
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Sue Fulton Named West Point’s First Female Chairwoman

Brenda Sue Fulton and Penelope Gnesin were wed on December 1 at the West Point's Cadet Chapel. ABC News Photo.
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The U.S. Military Academy Board of Visitors named Brenda Sue Fulton, Class of 1980, its new chairwoman this week during a scheduled session at West Point. ...
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Defense Secretary Urged to Re-Evaluate Trans Service

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Currently, there are laws that prevent an estimated 15,500 transgender service members in uniform from serving openly and honestly. ...
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Transgender Vets Will Receive New Military Paperwork Reflecting Their Correct Names

Three transgender veterans will receive new military discharge paperwork reflecting their correct names and identities.
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Three transgender veterans will receive new military discharge paperwork reflecting their correct names and identities. ...
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Trans Veterans Gain Victory in Discrimination Battle

Two New Jersey-based transgender veterans represented by the ACLU of New Jersey have won a victory in a battle to change their names on a key military identification document, with implications for transgender veterans throughout the country.
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Two transgender veterans have won a victory in a battle to change their names on a key military identification document, with nationwide implications. ...
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One in Four U.S. Vets Know a Military Sexual Trauma Victim

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One in four U.S. vets say they know a service member or veteran who was a victim of sexual harassment, sexual assault or rape that occurred in the military. ...
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Boy Scout Color Guard to Lead Seattle Pride Parade

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McGrath and Troop 98 will be joined by nearly 100 supporting troops and allies in leading the 2014 Seattle Pride Parade as the Official Color Guard. ...
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Lesbian Receives Honorable Discharge After 35 Years

Top News National
Between 1983-2010, 8,446 members were discharged for their sexuality, and over 100,000 were discharged for being gay since the beginning of World War II. ...
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