Transgender service members from SPARTA pose with SPARTA's Sue Fulton, far left, and Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, third from right (c) Transmilitary used with permission

Banning Transgender Soldiers: A Clear Lose/Lose Situation

by Elizabeth Ames, Senior Vice President of Programs, Marketing and Alliances

What happens when we exclude people from public service based on some facet of their identity?  Nothing good.

When we make life-changing decisions based on irrelevant factors, we deprive people of their right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.   Read more

  • October 3, 2013

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