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Military Atheist Group Wants to Throw Air Force Commander ‘Behind Prison Bars’ for His Christian Faith

The Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) sent a formal complaint this week to Defense Secretary James Mattis calling for an investigation of Brig. Gen. E. John Teichert, a Christian and the newly installed commander of the 412 Test Wing at Edwards Air Force Base in California. The group is furious at Teichert for posting links to articles, …

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Service Members Sue President Trump over Transgender Military Ban

Five service members have filed a lawsuit against President Trump in an effort to challenge his reinstatement of the government’s ban on openly-transgendered persons serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. “Plaintiffs have undergone medical treatment for the purpose of gender transition,” the complaint, filed by the National Center for Lesbian Rights and GLBTQ Legal Advocates and Defenders, outlines. “Plaintiffs …

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Transgenders Banned from Military Service, Announces President Trump

President Trump has said that, after much consideration and discussion with military officials, transgender individuals will not be allowed to serve in the military. The President made this announcement in a series of tweets Wednesday morning which read: “After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not …

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House Votes Down Bill to Reverse Obama-Era Transgender Military Policies

A majority in the House voted down a proposal to restrict funding for transgender members of the military, standing by social policy changes enacted by the Pentagon under former President Barack Obama. Rep. Vicky Hartzler, R-Mo., succeeded in forcing a vote, arguing that Obama’s “transgender decision is costly in dollars and short on common sense.” …

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