Politics Have Turned Facebook Into a Steaming Cauldron of Hate
Jessi Hempel

“Thinking differently” isn’t the problem…the official position of the Republican Party is that people would be better off dead than being LGBT, through their endorsement of conversion therapy and its 50% suicide rate. As a trans person, there is simply no room in my life for people who support that policy (voting for Mike Pence, a longtime advocate of that torture on religious grounds, is support for it) because there’s no room in their worldview for my existence. It really is that simple.

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