A story by Rowan Scarborough in the Washington Times reports that the new defense secretary will be pressured to restore “warrior mentality” in the US military, link here, calling for the need for a “counter-revolution” to reverse social engineering. The specific concerns were about transgender troops in the military, women in infantry, and the use of the word “man” in certain areas of military correspondence. The call was for a return to “warrior mentality”, which sounds like an attack on changes in gender roles.
President-elect Trump says that same-sex marriage is settled law and he has no objection to it. Abortion is another matter. But he has asked Justice Ginsberg to resign today (WSJ)!
The New York Post has a somewhat reassuring piece on what a Trump administration will do here (was in Rick Sincere's Daily Paper from Charlottesville, also).
But Pink News reports that Trump has considered that he would appoint William Pryor, former Alabama attorney general, who tried to defend the Texas sodomy law before Lawrence v. Texas., story by Patrick McCormick. (shared on Facebook by Jack Andraka, who wanted to give Trump "a chance").