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Transgender Students Adjusts Career Goals After Ban



by Chris DiMeo

Most transgender individuals will not be allowed to serve in the United States military now, according to a memo issued by President Donald Trump Friday, March 23.

The decision ends a nearly three-month period starting on the first of January during which the president’s earlier commands to bar transgender service members were put on hold. Transgender is defined as someone who does not identify with their sex assigned at birth, according to the website for Trans Student Educational Resources.

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