Trump Bans Transgenders From the Military on a Technicality – But Can Your Employer Get Away With It?
Trump’s new memo today, March 23, 2018, marks the end of transgendered citizens signing up and joining the U.S. military. The memo unilaterally interprets and applies governmental policies to ban people suffering from gender dysphoria from joining the military because they require “substantial medical treatment,” like daily medications and even surgery. The memo argues that only transgendered citizens suffering from gender dysphoria, which is the psychological condition where you’re convinced you’re the opposite gender of your birth biological gender, are barred from military service. But that’s just a technicality – by definition, almost 100 percent of transgendered citizens have...Read More