Months before Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter said the Pentagon would take steps toward allowing transgender people to serve openly in the military, Army Staff Sgt. Patricia King last year became what she believes is the first openly transgender member of the infantry. While official Pentagon policy still forbids openly transgender personnel, her commanders have been supportive, she said. King even purchased a female dress Army service uniform, anticipating that she would be able to wear it soon.
The new military, no standard dress or grooming, gender confused, openly gay, pc correct, no uniformly, and under prepared to fight wars with understaffed troops and inadequate equipment. obama’s dream come true.