Exclusive: Army Reserve bans green card holders from enlisting, a move that may break federal law

“EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY DO NOT ‘SHIP’ OR ‘ENLIST’ ANY FOREIGN NATIONAL’S [sic] (ALL I-551 CARD HOLDERS) UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE,” reads an email sent on Monday to Army recruiters.

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5 military costs that out-tremendous the “tremendous” cost of transgender medical care

We have built facilities in Afghanistan that have never been used that cost more than these medical services.
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Members of Congress are proposing creating a new branch of the military — the Space Corps

Congress is proposing a new, galactic Space Corps.
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North Korea may have the technology to strike Alaska. Here’s how Alaska feels about that.

Alaska's government would feel even more assured if there were a larger military presence on their turf.
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US military officials seek to delay allowing transgender people to enlist

The U.S. military was given until July 1, 2017, to begin allowing transgender people to enlist.

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What’s next for Donald Trump’s budget?

What's next for Trump's proposed budget?

Who is Robert Harward? 5 things to know about the possible White House security advisor

He's a former Navy SEAL who grew up in the Middle East.
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U.S. Navy test drives new app to help prevent sexual assault

LiveSafe is an app that aims to stop sexual assault before it starts.

Transgender Marine Aaron Wixson is coming out under military's new trans policy

Aaron Wixson is serving as an out transgender man in the military.
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J.R. Martinez to Donald Trump: Stop Disrespecting Military Veterans and Fallen Soldiers

The actor hopes Trump gets a lesson in human decency.

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That Time Mike Pence Claimed Disney's 'Mulan' Was Propaganda by a "Mischievous Liberal"

According to Mike Pence, Mulan's "delicate features" make her a laughable soldier.
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US Military Accused of Punishing Sexual Assault Victims in New Human Rights Watch Report

U.S. military members are coming forward with accounts of what happened after they were raped.
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Russia Made a Bomb Suit That Lets You Be the Cool Person Who Walks Through Explosions

Michael Bay is going to crap his pants when he sees this.
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This Comic Sums Up the Double Standard Used to Excuse White Violence

When it happens to black people, they're thugs who deserved it. When white people commit it, they're gun-owning patriots.

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US Defense Secretary Ash Carter Just Made History by Opening All Combat Jobs to Women

"Today I'm announcing my decision not to make continued exceptions."

People Are Slamming the Veterans Day Google Doodle for Not Being White Enough

The statistics show they're very wrong.
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Pentagon to Congress: For the Love of God, Stop Buying Shit We Don't Need

"When we are talking about tight budgets, a couple of hundred million dollars is a lot of money."

A Top Military Official Took a Powerful Stand in Support of Transgender Soldiers

And it's a major first step.

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The Military Is Allowing Immigrants Without Documents to Serve in the Armed Forces

A small step for immigration reform.

Watch This Former Marine Take Down Military Rape Jokes in Less Than Two Minutes

It's hard to believe we need to talk about this in 2014.

The Pentagon Is Finally Fixing Its Troubling Hairstyle Guidelines

And it only took until 2014.
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The Military Is Begging Congress to Address an "Accelerating Threat to National Security"

Maybe our elected officials will finally listen.

New Study Proves What Other Countries Have Known All Along About Trans Soldiers

All persons should have the right to fight and die for their country — if they want.

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Russian Leaders Call Reports of Imminent Military Strike in Ukraine "Total Nonsense"

Russia's Black Sea Fleet has not issued an ultimatum to Ukrainian forces in Crimea.
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The Pentagon Just Announced Something No Millennial Has Ever Experienced

Millennials have grown up seeing our government construct increasingly flimsy excuses to justify its long-standing military establishment. This is a huge change of pace.
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America Spends More On Military Than the Other Top 10 Countries Combined

$682 billion. 39% of global military spending. More than the entire GDP of Norway.
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How This Woman Went From NFL Cheerleader to Army Intelligence Officer

Rachel Washburn traded in her pom-poms for a Kevlar vest and rifle.