28 Jul '17, 11pm

Who would Trump's tweeted #transgender #military ban impact? "My service is my life."

Who would Trump's tweeted #transgender #military ban impact? "My service is my life."

My service means a great deal to me. I take pride from laying down the widely accepted stereotype that my generation has an inability to exhibit selfless behavior. One of the founding mantras of military service is just that: selfless service. My twin brother, who is currently stationed at Patrick Air Force Base, has equally committed himself to the defense of his country. It is difficult for me to accept that one of us is free to serve his country honorably while the other cannot . . . When news reached me of President Trump’s ban on transgender service, I was dejected and humiliated to say the least. This assumption that transgender soldiers are unfit to serve is not a personal attack against me, but an assault on the marginalized LGBT populous. The ramifications of this ruling, should it come to pass, would entail stripping capable soldiers of their part in the defense ...

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