This type of hate against the trans community is inexcusable. So as long as I can make it visible, I will do so. HuffPost Personal. What's Working: Parker and Long went on a transphobic rant for nearly two minutes, consistently mis-gendering McBride and accusing her of perpetuating violence against women. Although the bill has received widespread support in Congress, it has yet to be passed into law.
So sorry this happened to you.
Dozens of people on Twitter, along with organizations like GLAAD and trans activist and actress Laverne Cox, sent messages of love and support to McBride after hearing of the transphobic incident. Muhlaysia Booker's Facebook page. However, many advocates note that those numbers could actually be much higher: It appeared as though Booker was addressing the crowd — she said later on Facebook that someone had taken her two phones — but because she was far from the camera and it was loud, it's unclear what she said.
However, many advocates note that those numbers could actually be much higher: