President Joe Biden signed an executive order Monday morning overturning the Trump-era ban on openly transgender Americans serving in the military. The executive order "immediately prohibits involuntary separations, discharges, and denials of reenlistment or continuation of service on the basis of gender identity or under circumstances relating to gender identity," according to a White House statement to NBC News. It will also amend the records of trans service members who were discharged, denied reenlistment, or continued service on the basis of their gender identity, Axios reports. The end of the ban marks the first of what's expected to be many LGBTQ protections issued under the Biden-Harris administration, and follows the nomination of Dr.
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The Dogma Behind the Dating Ban – Seoulbeats
Saturday Night Live , the live comedy sketch show known for its vivacious cast members and ability to see the humor in current events and societal values, has been on air since While the show has been at the center of controversy more than once during its four decade long run, loyal fans return to watch new cast members make them laugh every Saturday night. So what exactly warrants a ban from one of televisions most notoriously inappropriate shows? Read to find out! Unfortunately, he died in at the age of ninety-three. While his career was on the rise, he hosted SNL in for the first, and last, time.
Guinea-Bissau’s plan to lift logging ban sparks fears for forests
For centuries, forests have been central to the life of people throughout Guinea-Bissau. The illicit felling was partly controlled in when authorities implemented a moratorium on all logging and exports. Advocates for resuming logging argue the lifting of the ban would benefit the local economy and help create jobs by employing loggers who work for the local furniture market since illegal cutting has continued in recent years despite the ban. Last November, an investigation by the judiciary police found that illegally logged wood apprehended by law enforcement officials was tied to a Chinese company with alleged connections to Prime Minister Nuno Nabiam. Rosewood takes an average of years to reach its phase of maturity [File: Reuters] In a separate instance in January , the government made an exception to the export ban, selling off a stockpile of approximately , logs over several months.
Seo Ju-hyun born June 28, , known professionally as Seohyun , is a South Korean singer and actress. She debuted as a member of girl group Girls' Generation and later its subgroup Girls' Generation-TTS in August , which went on to become one of the best-selling artists in South Korea and one of South Korea's most popular girl groups worldwide. Apart from her group's activities, she has established herself as an actress, notably through her participation in the original and Korean versions of stage musicals including Moon Embracing the Sun , Gone with the Wind and Mamma Mia. In , Seohyun released her first extended play Don't Say No , making her the third Girls' Generation member to debut as a solo artist. Later the same year, although Seohyun remains as a member of Girls' Generation, she left SM Entertainment and joined Namoo Actors in to focus on her acting career.