"And here the commander-in-chief is essentially saying it’s okay to discriminate against this group of people."
Sen. Tammy Duckworth didn't care about the gender identity of the troops who risked their lives to save hers.
This rhetoric is highly dangerous in the context of what we know about stigma and covert and overt aggression against minority groups.
But in a twist, the House defeated a proposal to deny hormone therapy and gender transition-related surgery to transgender military personnel.
Hotter-than-normal nights already disrupt sleep, and that's bad news for our health and the economy.