Transgender Navy SEAL to Trump: ‘Let’s meet face to face and you tell me I’m not worthy’

Transgender Navy SEAL to Trump: ‘Let’s meet face to face and you tell me I’m not worthy’
Kristin Beck (Image: CNN video screen grab)

[Ed. – Sounds like a threat. Apart from that, is Beck’s beef the ban or the way Trump delivered word of the ban?]

A transgender former Navy SEAL has spoken out against President Trump’s ban on transgender military members, saying he is preventing soldiers from doing their service.

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[Kristin] Beck was awarded the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart and the Meritorious Service Medal during her time in the service, when she kept her gender identity a secret, according to a 2015 profile in GQ.

The President said that transgender service in the military causes a “disruption,” a claim bashed by Beck among others after the commander-in-chief’s Twitter announcement Wednesday.

“Being transgender doesn’t affect anyone else,” she said….

Beck, who became a voice for transgender servicemembers to several media outlets Wednesday, added that she does not approve of the flippant way that Trump announced his decision on social media.

“There are a hundred different ways to make an announcement that are better than a tweet. It blindsided millions of people. It’s disrespectful,” she told CNN.

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