Army Chaplain Under Investigation Over Opposition to Transgender Troops

Before you read this I want to strongly urge you to sign up for Todd’s free newsletter. It’s your only life line to conservative news and commentary. We can no longer rely on social media. Click here to subscribe.

A chaplain is under investigation for a Facebook post saying transgender troops are “mentally unfit” and “unqualified to serve” days after President Biden overturned the Trump administration’s policy.

Chaplain Andrew Calvert, a member of the 3rd Security Force Assistance Brigade at Fort Hood in Texas, commented on the Army Times Facebook page.
Click here to pre-order Todd’s new devotion book: “Our Daily Biscuit: Devotions With a Drawl.

“How is rejecting reality (biology) not evidence that a person is mentally unfit (ill), and thus making that person unqualified to serve?” Calvert asked.

He continued: “There is little difference in this than over those who believe and argue for a ‘flat earth,’ despite the overwhelming evidence to the contrary. The motivation is different, but the argument is the same.


The Security Force Assistant Command released a statement saying it was investigating Calvert and “fully supports the Commander in Chief, Secretary of Defense and all DoD policies. The United States Army has a strict standard against any form of discrimination based on gender identity.”

“The Biden-Harris Pentagon is more interested in defending the LGBT agenda than defending America,” said nationally-syndicated talk show host Todd Starnes. “Christians better buckle up. A purging of Christians in the military is about to commence.”

Starnes slammed the new administration for taking the country back to a politically correct military.”During the Obama Administration the military was turned into a social engineering petri dish,” Starnes said. “Soldiers were instructed to conform to the LGBTQIA agenda.”

Starnes concluded: “President Trump put a stop to the radical sex and gender revolutionaries, but it appears they are back with a vengeance.” 

Caleb Parke is a senior correspondent for the ‘Todd Starnes Show.’ Follow him on Twitter,FacebookInstagram, and connect with him at calebparke.com.

  • The Todd Starnes Podcast
  • Todd Starnes
  • https://chrt.fm/track/23284G/dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/traffic.omny.fm/d/clips/5e27a451-e6e6-4c51-aa03-a7370003783c/ec639eda-812c-4db1-85c8-acfd010f9fef/c57961d8-e805-4a8e-8113-b1ab014006ce/audio.mp3?track=false
  • https://chrt.fm/track/23284G/dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/traffic.omny.fm/d/clips/5e27a451-e6e6-4c51-aa03-a7370003783c/ec639eda-812c-4db1-85c8-acfd010f9fef/c57961d8-e805-4a8e-8113-b1ab014006ce/audio.mp3?track=false