Military Scrambles On Transgender Policy After Trump TweetsPresident Donald Trump's tweets declaring transgender people unwelcome in the armed forces have plunged the Pentagon into a legal and moral quagmire.
Joint Chiefs: Military Transgender Policy Unchanged After Trump TweetsThe U.S. military will continue to permit transgender individuals to serve openly until Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has received President Donald Trump's "direction" to change the policy.
Trump Barring Transgender Individuals From Armed ForcesPresident Donald Trump says he will bar transgender individuals from serving "in any capacity" in the U.S. armed forces.
Celebrities Condemn President Trump's Transgender Military Ban"I just want to tell the transgender community that I love you and you ARE supported no matter what." - Demi Lovato
Opinion: National Security Shouldn't Get Lost In This CampaignOur economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.
Long Wait For Mental Health Support At Oakland's VA OfficeSince 2007, the VA has experienced a 35 percent increase in the number of veterans receiving mental health services.
Closer Look: North Bay Group Helps Vets Get HousingNext week, a North Bay veterans’ group will begin helping vets and their families with the basic need of housing. But getting a roof over their heads is just the beginning.
Owner Of Lafayette War Memorial Site DiesLongtime peace activist Louise Clark, who owned the property on which the “Crosses of Lafayette” war memorial was built, passed away Sunday at age 86.
California Bill To Keep Protesters Away From Military FuneralsA bill designed to keep protesters away from military funerals heads to the governor’s desk after it overwhelmingly passed the California Senate.
No More New Crosses For Lafayette War MemorialThe last white cross has been hammered into the hillside memorial in Lafayette this week, memorial organizers said.
GOP Group Renews Call For End Of Gay Military BanA Republican gay rights group is again asking a federal appeals court to immediately lift the ban on gays serving openly in the U.S. armed forces.
Immediate Don't Ask Don't Tell Repeal Sought In SF CourtGay rights advocates are challenging a request by the Obama administration to keep the military's repealed "don't ask, don't tell" policy in place while the Pentagon prepares for its repeal.