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Fri May 31, 2019, 09:21 PM

Trump's Pride Month tweets generate anger, hurt, and outrage among LGBTQ community, activists, and s

Source: raw story





Trump’s Pride Month tweets generate anger, hurt, and outrage among LGBTQ community, activists, and supporters

Published 2 hours ago on May 31, 2019

By David Badash, The New Civil Rights Movement

President Donald Trump’s self-promotional and self-congratulatory tweets recognizing – for his first time ever – LGBT Pride month are eliciting anger, hurt, and outrage from members of the LGBT community, activists, and supporters.

“As we celebrate LGBT Pride Month and recognize the outstanding contributions LGBT people have made to our great Nation, let us also stand in solidarity with the many LGBT people who live in dozens of countries worldwide that punish, imprison, or even execute individuals on the basis of their sexual orientation,” Trump’s tweets began.

Many are furious.
The head of HRC called it “gross hypocrisy.”...............................


Read more: https://www.rawstory.com/2019/05/trumps-pride-month-tweets-generate-anger-hurt-and-outrage-among-lgbtq-community-activists-and-supporters/



The article reminds us that Trump has not tweeted out this special day in previous years.















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riversedge May 2019 OP
Tertullian May 2019 #1
Eugene May 2019 #2
riversedge Jun 2019 #5
moose65 Jun 2019 #3
MineralMan Jun 2019 #4
SCVDem Jun 2019 #6
JaxMan Jun 2019 #7
JI7 Jun 2019 #8

Response to riversedge (Original post)

Fri May 31, 2019, 09:25 PM

1. Shallow, sad and hypocritical.

Trump's vision for this country is hostile to the LGBTQ community.

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Response to riversedge (Original post)

Fri May 31, 2019, 09:27 PM

2. Trump has outdone himself in brazen hypocrisy.

As the saying goes, "Watch what Trump does, not what he says."

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Response to Eugene (Reply #2)

Sat Jun 1, 2019, 12:24 PM

5. View profile As the saying goes, "Watch what Trump does, not what he says." Yes. yes. yes.

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As the saying goes, "Watch what Trump does, not what he says."

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Response to riversedge (Original post)

Sat Jun 1, 2019, 10:03 AM

3. He didn't write that

That tweet is too coherent and has too many big words to have come from him. Every now and then one of his staffers obviously tweets for him, and it's blatantly obvious when that happens.

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Response to riversedge (Original post)

Sat Jun 1, 2019, 10:09 AM

4. Well, I wonder what staffer wrote that.

Clearly it is not a product of Trump's brain, which does not function that well with regard to language.

However, it is certainly hypocritical, which is in keeping with Trump's personal beliefs.

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Response to riversedge (Original post)

Sat Jun 1, 2019, 06:56 PM

6. Did Pence approve of this?

How about Herr Miller?

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Response to riversedge (Original post)

Sun Jun 2, 2019, 03:02 PM

7. It's really a veiled threat...

saying "see, we could be doing these things to you, aren't we nice?"

F@ck you...

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Response to riversedge (Original post)

Sun Jun 2, 2019, 04:41 PM

8. be thankful you aren't being executed and stop being greedy by demanding more

 

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