The transgender distraction to military mission postponed
This seems like a wholly unnecessary distraction from the mission of preparing troops for combat operations. Corporal Klinger was a funny bit for a sitcom, but in the real world combat training requires intense focus on the things that can make people professional soldiers who can attack and destroy an enemy and saves lives in the process. Worrying about someone with a psychological disorder at the same time does not enhance their combat effectiveness.
Pentagon Delays Accepting Transgender Recruits for 6 Months
The extra time allotted by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will allow military leaders to assess the impact of adding the recruits, a Pentagon spokeswoman said.