military

  • Programa Aspira Empoderar Veteranos LGBTQ para buscar Atención Médica

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Un programa educativo de diez semanas que se enfoca en la orientación sexual e identidad de género aspira reducir las disparidades de salud entre los veteranos LGBTQ+. La doctora Tiffany Lange, psicóloga clínica de la Veterans Health Administration (VA), dijo que muchos veteranos tienen dudas...
  • Program Aims to Empower LGBTQ Veterans to Seek Healthcare

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A ten-week education program that focuses on sexual orientation and gender identity aims to reduce health disparities among LGBTQ+ veterans. Dr. Tiffany Lange, clinical psychologist at the Veterans Health Administration (VA), said many veterans are unsure about what services are available or are concerned they...
  • Grupos LGBTQ + celebran la revocación de la prohibición de las personas transgénero en el ejército

    SACRAMENTO, California – Los grupos LGBTQ + están celebrando la orden ejecutiva del presidente Joe Biden que revierte la prohibición de la era Trump sobre las personas transgénero en el ejército. La prohibición que entró en vigor en abril del 2019 también impidió que las personas transgénero se enlistaran,...
  • LGBTQ+ Groups Celebrate Reversal of Transgender Ban in the Military

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — LGBTQ+ groups are celebrating President Joe Biden’s executive order reversing a Trump-era ban on transgender people in the military. The ban took effect in April 2019 and also prevented transgender people from enlisting, joining the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps or attending military academies. Rick Chavez Zbur,...
  • Supreme Court Decision Allows Transgender Military Ban

    Andrea Sears Public News Service NEW YORK – The U.S. Supreme Court has lifted injunctions preventing the Trump administration from implementing its ban on transgender personnel serving in the military. The high court denied a Justice Department petition asking for an immediate hearing of district-court rulings that still are being argued...
  • How to Protect Veterans and Active Duty Military from Scams

    As Veterans Day approaches, your Better Business Bureau (BBB) urges service members to keep an eye out for scams Better Business Bureau It has long been recognized that military families and veterans are at increased risk of being targeted by scammers. The steady paychecks and relative youth of active-duty...
  • Top Three Riskiest Scams for Military Families and Veterans

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Service members and their families make many sacrifices for their country. However, there’s one sacrifice they don’t expect: being a target for scammers. As Veterans Day approaches, your Better Business Bureau (BBB) urges service members to keep an eye out for scams....
  • Trump Transgender Ban Sparks Protest

    Andrea Sears Public News Service NEW YORK – New Yorkers took to the streets Wednesday to protest President Trump’s announcement that transgender people will not be allowed to serve in the U.S. military. Civil liberties organizations were quick to condemn the policy shift outlined in three early-morning posts to...

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