Tag: transgender rights

Opinion

New memo on transgender military personnel raises concern

The President once again demonstrated his disdain for civil rights and his penchant for authoritarianism on Friday when he signed a presidential memo prohibiting transgender Americans from serving in the military. The directive, supposedly based on economic grounds, is a fundamental denial of the humanity of transgender individuals. In addition […]

Opinion

Supreme Court needs to protect transgender rights

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case next year regarding transgender rights. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE When the Supreme Court ruled same-sex marriage was constitutional on June 26, 2015, it took a stand to protect the rights of millions of Americans who had previously been neglected by both […]