9 Jun Gay and lesbian service members in the U.S. military will be given protection from discrimination under the military's equal opportunity policy, Defense Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Pride Month at a ceremony that was broadcast on an internal TV network to U.S. military bases around the world. 4 Jul He had, the papers said, entered the military but had been expelled for “ homosexual tendencies” within a month. He had a five-year He could treat a patient, diagnose a mental illness, read an EEG and dash off a paper, all before heading off to the country club for a round of golf. The third thing is that the. 3 Oct But when the U.S. military first began punishing gay soldiers, people didn't perceive a gay identity the way they do today. People weren't so much thought to be gay, but rather, particular acts were punished for being homosexual. It wasn't until around the time of Word War I that the idea of excluding soldiers.
Trump tweets sweeping ban of transgender people from serving in the military 20 Feb Despite the persistent swirl of sexual rumour around some of Britain's most celebrated war heroes, homosexuality remained the last taboo in the armed forces until , when the government was forced by the European court of human rights to withdraw its ban on homosexuality in the military. Then. 19 Dec Three years after the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell, Congress has gotten around to repealing the military's ban on consensual gay sex. “This is a very stigmatizing and discriminatiory provision that by its very nature labels the relationships of all gay and lesbian servicemembers, including those who are. 1 Mar This is because Iran's complex laws around homosexuality mean that men face different punishments for consensual sexual intercourse, depending whether . Being gay or transgender is not illegal in Egypt, but ever since the military pushed out the president Mohamed Morsi in , the authorities have.