Allowing Transgender Soldiers to Serve Is the American Way

09.01.2017 | Politics & Law | Posted by admin | Article

We are a country of inclusiveness, as is evident by our very name: The United States of America.

How we treat transgender soldiers should be no different.

In this article that originally appeared in the Reno Gazette-Journal, I discuss what it means to be transgender, and I make this assertion: Those who take the vow to "defend the Constitution against all enemies, foreign and domestic" should be respected, honored and thanked — without a single thought about their gender.