Between bitching about his healthcare bill and his Attorney General Jeff Sessions, President Donald Trump announced via Twitter that he will be banning transgender Americans from serving in the military. People are rightfully riled up by this hateful move that serves no purpose but to pander to his base.
Here are the most powerful reactions from transgender actress Laverne Cox, transgender activists Chelsea Manning and Janet Mock, former Vice President Joe Biden, actor George Takei, and others who are not down with bigotry:
There are many ways to serve our communities/countries. Trans folk have done vital work, putting bodies on the line unlike @realDonaldTrump— Janet Mock (@janetmock) July 26, 2017