Tuesday, January 24, 2012

From The Huffington Post - Tennessee Lawmaker Threatens Trans Women with Violence

On Jan. 12 Tennessee State Representative Richard Floyd (R-Chattanooga) said he would "stomp a mudhole" into any transgender woman he saw attempting to use a women's restroom. That phrase means to sexually and violently assault someone to the point where they are unable to fight back.

So far, Rep. Floyd's comments have been largely ignored and unchallenged by the mainstream media...

Comments like this (and the people who make them) have no place in public service! We cannot tolerate this kind of hatred from the very people we elect to represent us.

Read the article here

1 comment:

Caroline said...

Is not incitement to hatred like that not an offence, should he not be in cuffs?