Thursday, October 05, 2017

'Trump Administration aims two negative strikes at transgender community' & other Thur midday news briefs

With 'friends' like Trump, the LGBTQ community doesn't need the religious right.

It's one of those days. The Trump Administration aims two strikes at the transgender community:

Jeff Sessions Just Reversed A Policy That Protects Transgender Workers From Discrimination

Trump Administration Asks Court To Dismiss Lawsuit Against Transgender Military Ban

What do we do? A friend on twitter gives the best advice:

Honestly, I can't even get mad anymore. We knew this would happen eventually, so why get upset? Just fight back. 

 And I suggest we do that in the voting booth, talking with each other, organizing amongst ourselves (while trusting each other), organizing with others. And above all, don't forget what you are feeling. Let that guide you to sensible actions with a concrete conclusion. All discipline. No distractions.

India’s Stand On Homosexuality At The UN Is A Major Blow To Human Rights - Apparently India is also in the doghouse because of a certain UN vote. 

First ‘Bisexual Representation Award’ Winners Announced - Cool! 

Peter LaBarbera Is Outraged At Gay Couple On Star Trek, Wonders Where The Ex-Gay Characters Are - Lawd hammercy with this zany man.

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