Thanks for publishing my photo, Affinity Magazine (@TheAffinityMag). It was taken in front of the White House, in Washington, DC, with incredible people, who have sacrificed their lives for our country, and many communities who love them.
I especially appreciate that Affinity Magazine is produced for teens, by teens, also incredible people….
If you ever worry that the future is not in good hands, read the piece & come back to it often. The voices from the future present a clarity that’s defining. What a fantastic century this has turned out to be, the one that confirms that love always wins 🙂 .
Trumpâ€™s intent to take away the possibility of enlisting in the military for those transgender individuals aspiring to and those who are already members of the military has been blocked, just as it should. The president cannot change laws according to his transphobic ideas, there are rights and previous policies standing, and there are Judges who will not allow his unsupported hate-fueled policies to be implemented.
The LGBTQ community is celebrating a win. This Monday, October 30th, a federal judge blocked Trumpâ€™s transgender military ban. For those who were unaware of this ban, President Trump released a statement on July 26thSource: A Federal Judge Blocks Trumpâ€™s Ban On Transgender Troops In the Military â€“ Affinity Magazine