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05/25/2017 OutFront: Retired Army Major Fights on Front Lines for Trans Veterans Julie Compton NBC Out
11/14/2016 Celebrating transgender changemakers Tea Uglow

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11/14/2016 Google Launches Trans Voices Campaign with GLAAD Brittney McNamara TeenVogue
10/05/2016 Military members refute Trump’s criticisms of transgender troops John Andres Riley Metro Weekly – Washington’s LGBT Magazine
09/07/2016 Transgender Arkansas vet heading to NYC for ‘Commander in Chief’ forum with Clinton and Trump David Koon Arkansas Times
09/07/2016 AR Transgender Vet to Quiz Candidates at Tonight’s Commander-in-Chief Forum Jessi Turnure Arkansas Matters
09/07/2016 Transgender Veteran Will Quiz Clinton and Trump at Commander in Chief Forum David Badash New Civil Rights Movement
8/22/2016 A Retired Army Major Struggles To Get His Veteran’s Benefits Following His Sex Reassignment Surgery Jacqueline Froelich UALR Public Radio

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07/07/2016 I had so much at stake’: what it was like to be transgender in the military Rose Hackman The Guardian
6/30/2016 Pentagon withdraws ban on transgender people in the military Anna Virginia Balloussier Folha de S.Paulo (Brazilian Daily Newspaper)
6/30/2016 DOD to allow transgender servicemembers to serve openly Corey Dickstein and Travis Tritten Stars and Stripes
6/14/2016 The secret life of a transgender airman Joel Gunter BBC News
6/3/2016 Transgender veterans may get taxpayer help for reassignment surgeries Justin Gray Cox Media Group Washington News Bureau
5/10/2016 Bathroom Bill’ Debate Could Be ‘Historic Moment’ in Transgender Rights Catherine Thorbecke ABC News
5/10/2016 Lambda Legal and Transgender Law Center Petition VA to Provide Surgery for Transgender Veterans Jonathan Adams jadams@lambdalegal.org Lambda Legal Blog
12/29/2015 New VA Clinic Opens For Transgender Vets Jimmy Jenkins NPR
12/22/2015 Tucson VA Hospital Opens Clinic For Transgender Veterans Jimmy Jenkins KJZZ
12/15/2015 Evan Young Lorena Waters Recorder Journal Recorder Journal
11/13/2015 Transgender Military Veterans to Get Specialized Care From VA Jenn Stanley RH Reality Check
11/12/2015 First VA clinic for transgender vets in US opens in Ohio Marisa Taylor America Al Jazeera
11/12/2015 VA Opens First Health Clinic For Transgender Veterans Mary Brophy Marcus CBS News
8/30/2015 A Soldier Changes Gender Todd South The Record
8/27/2015 Visionary Arkansans 2015 Benjamin Hardy, Kaya Herron, David Koon, Lindsey Millar, Leslie Newell Peacock Arkansas Times
7/17/2015 Military May Lift Ban On Transgender People Josh Zepps Huff Post Live
7/15/2015 Pentagon Transgender Decision Will Come With Challenges And Pushback From Veterans Christopher Harress IBT
7/14/2015 Lifting ban on transgender troops only a 1st step, advocates say Corinne Kennedy Miami Herald
7/14/2015 Transgender Decision Raises Question Of Combat Jobs Travis J. Tritten and Heath Druzin Stars and Stripes
7/13/2015 DoD Transgender Policy Change AVER – American Veterans for Equal Rights AVER – American Veterans for Equal Rights
5/21/2015 A Transgender Navy Sailor Comes Out David Koon Arkansas Times
5/21/2015 We Learned Together Mac McClelland BuzzFeed
4/1/2015 This Year’s Transgender and Gender – Nonconforming Who’s Who Dawn Ennis Advocate
3/30/2015 How the Transgender Ban Harms Military Families Gene Silvestri AMPA Blog
1/30/2015 Who I Really Am: Transgender Vet Applauds Military Name Change Susan Donaldson James TODAY Health and Wellness
1/29/2015 Transgender Vets Will Receive New Military Paperwork Reflecting Their Correct Names The Seattle Lesbian The Rainbow Times