Wednesday, November 9, 2016

A quick reminder for gay and trans folks that most Americans are still on your side

Americans Want Legal Protections For Transgender People, Poll Says - The Atlantic:
A poll released today by the Public Religion Research Institute found 72 percent of Americans now favor passing laws to protect lesbian, gay and transgender people from discrimination, including three-quarters of Democrats and two-thirds of Republicans. A majority of Americans also oppose so-called “bathroom bills,” which require transgender people to use the restrooms that correspond to their sex at birth.
Public Opinion on Gay Marriage in the U.S. | Pew Research Center:
Based on polling in 2016, a majority of Americans (55%) support same-sex marriage, compared with 37% who oppose it.
ETA: Don't Panic