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Department Of Defense

  1. turnover
    Jim Mattis Couldn’t Avoid Trump’s InfluenceHe’ll leave the Trump administration with his personal reputation intact, but the larger values he sought to protect are diminished.
  2. politics
    Read Defense Secretary Mattis’s Full Letter to Donald TrumpJames Mattis tendered his resignation today, and wrote a letter to the President explaining his reasons for doing so.
  3. departures
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Quits Over Disagreements With TrumpIn his resignation letter, Mattis implied Trump is not “treating allies with respect.”
  4. President Trump Signed Order to Ban Transgender People From Joining MilitaryTrump follows through on his tweets, but leaves the status of openly transgender active service members up to Secretary of Defense James Mattis.
  5. q&a
    All About the Military’s Outdated Transgender BanTalking to activist Allyson Robinson about Chuck Hagel’s announcement.
  6. it just happened
    Former Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara DiesThe legendary military man and former World Bank president was 93.
  7. early and often
    Why Obama Is Punting on Gay IssuesThere are many reasons, not all of them political.
  8. today in torture
    Today in Torture: A Race to Approve Interrogations, With No Sense of HistoryNot only were Bush administration and Department of Defense officials fine with the recently detailed interrogation techniques, they were downright psyched.