Secretary Mattis President Trump: gender dysphoria

New Trump Transgender Military Policy Bars Those With Gender Dysphoria ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 23 Mar 2018 Military.com|By Hope Hodge Seck A new policy memo from President Donald Trump concerning transgender service members may allow some to serve, but keep in place tight restrictions for many. The White House memo, released late Friday night, highlights recommendations from Defense … More Secretary Mattis President Trump: gender dysphoria

Smart?

“… Cohen was present at the creation of the bond forged between Trump and this Putin-friendly oligarch…”(thus saith Mother Jones) If Mr. Trump was so smart why did he get himself a lawyer like Mr. Cohen whose own lawyer is Lanny Davis who I used to see on Sunday talk shows defending Democrats? And why … More Smart?

Keeping up with the …

For those aware only of the USA’s, France’s and England’s tearful reaction to Syria’s alleged chemical assault of opponents, Macron’s efforts in directing Mr. Trump’s anger should permit a rational analysis of US policy in Syria and the Middle East. For despite its loss of its colonial mandate to Syrian independence, France likely still has … More Keeping up with the …

It’s in their hands.

One of the few times I’ve witnessed Mr. Trump speaking without media commentary, other than video, I remember him saying that he really respects the military and that he would leave them alone and let them decide things. So why is he telling the military what to do about trans gender recruits?

Look to the generals.

Today I learned that the banning of transgender people from serving in the U.S. military is older than President Trump who if the majority of online commentary is correct is the ban’s author. But he is reinstating the ban not long after Obama cancelled it last year. Journalists should be teaching readers who in the … More Look to the generals.