An Obama-era executive order on helping women in conflict settings mutated into a vast set of mandates including abortion, homosexual rights, and environmentalism in U.S. defense and diplomatic policy and programs. It remains resistant to President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders.
In 2011, Obama authorized by executive order a National Action Plan on Women Peace and Security to “institutionalize a gender-responsive approach to its diplomatic, development, and defense-related work.” Coordinated by the National Security Council, it comprises the Departments of Defense, Justice, State, and USAID, Centers for Disease Control, and the Millennium Challenge Corporation.
“LGBT Rights” and Male Rape in Conflict: How to Abuse Humanitarian Law. by Marianna Orlandi