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Ivanka Gets Nailed By Backlash From President Trump’s Trans Military Ban

By Alan Jude Ryland

Ivanka Trump became the target of criticism following her father's announcement that he would ban transgender Americans from serving in the military in any capacity.

The move by President Trump was an abrupt reversal of an Obama administration decision, which would have allowed transgender servicemembers to serve openly. Less than two months ago, Ivanka Trump tweeted her support for transgender and gay Americans. She also expressed her support for Pride Month.