ROTC Cadets Anxious About Transgender BanSeptember 8, 2017 |
by Langley Smith and Maggie Schaller
Cell phone and laptop screens lit up on the morning of July 26 with a tweet from President Donald Trump regarding transgender individuals serving in the military. This statement announced that transgender citizens would be banned from serving “in any capacity,” because they cause “tremendous medical costs and disruption.”
This unexpected policy change drew a range of reactions from politicians, citizens and members of the Loyola community.