Transgender military member ‘pumped’ about Pentagon decision to lift ban


By theGrio

Sgt. Shane Ortega says he is “pumped” about the future now that the Department of Defense has announced it is planning to change its rules concerning its transgender members.

Although Ortega has been living openly as a transgender man, the current rules require that he still be addressed and treated as a female. He even has to wear the female uniform, despite the fact that he requires the largest sizes because of his bodybuilding.

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Via:: The Grio