“We have to celebrate these children. Reading a book with a transgender theme does not make kids transgender, but it does make transgender kids feel empowered.”
In a sermon, the expected Republican gubernatorial candidate also compared LGBTQ+ people to "maggots" and "flies."
The Cameroonian woman reportedly had rejected the group's advances before they attacked her.
“I view this role as extremely inspirational, giving trans models and sex workers a voice when society has taught us to be silent.”
“Violence against transgender Americans, particularly Black and Brown [trans] women, has become a national epidemic and we cannot allow ourselves to turn a blind eye towards this gross injustice.”
The department will revert back to examining potential exemptions on a case-by-case basis.
Robert Ingersoll and Curt Freed sued Barronelle Stutzman, who refused to provide flowers for their wedding, and won in state courts; Stutzman has now ended her appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.