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Pentagon Approves Gender-Reassignment
Surgery for Service Member

New York Times, by Helene Cooper

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 11/14/2017 11:56:44 PM

Washington - The Pentagon approved a gender-reassignment surgery for an active-duty military member, defense officials said on Tuesday, four months after President Trump abruptly announced a ban on transgender people serving in the military. The surgery is the latest setback to Mr. Trump’s effort to put a ban in place. Two weeks ago, a federal judge temporarily blocked the ban, ruling that the justification for it was suspect and most likely unconstitutional. Even before the ruling, officials at the Defense Department had been slow-walking Mr. Trump’s orders, telling transgender members of the military that they could

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I´m posting this because this seems to be tonight all the New York Times has to print, and show their ongoing BIAS with "fake news" opinions. It´s hard to keep track of President Trump´s actions that get some activist Appeal judge to challenge. Regardless, this homosexual getting snipped (gender-reassignment surgery) means that he won´t be reproducing, so that the good news.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steveW, 11/15/2017 12:02:44     (No. 11452167)

The malignant BarackHussein virus has infected both military and intelligence agencies far deeper and deadlier than anyone thought possible. Please force a radical cure upon them, Mr. President.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Cor-Vet, 11/15/2017 12:04:02     (No. 11452168)

As a veteran that the VA has jumping through hoops trying to prove that my medical problems are service related, I only question how , by any stretch of the imagination, gender reassignment could be service related!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: killerbee, 11/15/2017 12:10:30     (No. 11452170)

Why am I paying for this?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: dvc, 11/15/2017 12:50:18     (No. 11452184)

This needs to stop. Funding the mentally ill to mutilate themselves is not medicine.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Safari Man, 11/15/2017 12:52:20     (No. 11452185)

This is a test for Trump. Will he put the kibosh on this as he should?


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Reply 6 - Posted by: pigop, 11/15/2017 1:58:06     (No. 11452212)

We have one now in my current command who is going through gender reassignment surgery. He´s a LT in the US Navy. The way I found out was someone whispered in my ear. I didn´t know and this LT sat three cubicles away from me.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: GO3, 11/15/2017 1:59:52     (No. 11452213)

Typical Pentagon toadies. They hide behind a RAND study paid under contract with our tax money which says that surgery reassignments won´t be that much more expensive, but still is additional $$$ paid by us.

BTW, Mattis has been very low key lately especially since in addition to this dust up, some events would merit a comment or two from him...like say: the (supposed) defeat of ISIS, the ISIS convoy allowed to leave Raqqa, the ambush of the SF unit, the USAF pilot situation, et al. If the bad stuff is all fake news, then cleared it up for the American public please.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 11/15/2017 6:06:30     (No. 11452270)

Now that our Veterans Hospitals are run like well oiled machines and have plenty of staff, no wait times and first rate doctors and nurses I guess it would be OK to blow the left-over money on some social engineering.

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