Free of White House oversight, National Guard recruits LGBTQ members

Justin Rohrlich
Free of White House oversight, National Guard recruits LGBTQ members

The National Guard, however, answers to the governor of the state where a unit is based. This has led to vastly different takes on LGBTQ inclusion among the armed forces. The Minnesota National Guard, for instance, is now seeking “focused advertising that will reach the LGBT community,” even as US president Donald Trump continues to “systemically” rid the military of gay and transgender members.