President Trump tweeted on Wednesday that “transgender individuals” should not be allowed to serve in “any capacity” in the US military.
He married at 18, had a son at 19, and became a rabbi soon after.
The daughter of a transgender woman in Manchester, England, is being shunned by her classmates at an ultra-Orthodox school after being ordered to by their teachers.
NEW YORK – Abby Stein is almost certainly the only ordained Hasidic rabbi who is also a woman.
A father of five who left Manchester’s ultra-Orthodox community in 2015 to start life as a woman was denied access to her children by a court on Monday.
The Obama administration’s directive Friday that every public school provide transgender access — or face the loss of federal funds drew swift and strong condemnation from conservatives, with one public official blasting it as presidential “blackmail.”
The Jerusalem District Court on Wednesday rejected a petition by the family of May Peleg, a transgender woman who committed suicide last weekend, that she be buried rather than cremated. The court ordered that Peleg’s body be cremated, as she requested in her will.
The White House has hired its first openly transgender staff member.