It only took more than two decades, but there’s finally some movement on queer protections in Pennsylvania (the only state in the Northeast without such protections). It passed the house, and is now waiting for a vote in the Senate. We’ll see what happens.
Of course, the same fear-mongering lies are being spewed by the right, but hey, at least it’s some progress!
“I think that’s telling,” Kinkead said. “We have had to affirmatively vote throughout the history of this country as to who is human and who deserves to be treated as such.
“Now we are having exactly the same debate about our LGBTQI plus friends and neighbors. And how dare we? This absolutely should have been fixed long ago,” Kinkead said, adding that she was angered that women are being used as a shield against equality for transgender people.