Transgender Military Ban

*Trump’s Transgender Military ban is now in effect.*

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/dominicholden/trump-trans-military-ban-takes-effect

If you really want to peek into the collective minds of the Pentagon and the Draft Dodger in Chief, you only have to read a direct quote made earlier this week:

The Pentagon has used a rhetorical sleight of hand to insist the “new policy doesn’t actually ban transgender people,” arguing *”service members can simply pretend they’re not and serve as their birth sex”*

I can now say I have heard EVERYTHING!
Toni Grace

#transgender #military #ban #trump

Trans “Acceptance” (…or lack thereof)

*Four percent of Americans had been on a date with a transgender person in the last year.  But just over a quarter of surveyed respondents said they  would not tell anyone if they had sex with a transgender person….and it gets worse. If you are trans then you know how it feels to be treated like “an imitation”, “second best” or a creature who should be hidden and whispered about. If you aren’t trans then this article is also for you…
if you want to know how hard it is to be openly transgender in society today. READ ON….
Toni Grace🕊https://www.thedailybeast.com/why-a-lot-of-americans-dont-want-to-befriend-a-transgender-person

#transgender #shame #blending