Month: July 2017

Trump Strikes Again: Transgenders Not Allowed to Serve in the Military

The “leader” (and I use that term loosely) strikes again. In a series of tweets, Trump has announced another move to reverse the work of Obama:   After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or allow…… — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 26, 2017 ….Transgender individuals to serve… Read more →

Germany Legalizes Gay Marriage!

Today, German lawmakers voted by 393–226 to legalize gay marriage.   While Germany has an extreme liberal reputation outside of Europe, Germany is a fairly conservative, Christian country. The ruling party is the center-right Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU), and Angela Merkel herself—the daughter of a pastor—has long vetoed any free vote on gay marriage. The surprise is less… Read more →