Change is inevitable. Suffering is optional. In a week where fear, angst, and worry are all top of mind for LGBTQ individuals as well as women, Muslims, African Americans, Hispanics, and the list goes on…the one comfort we can lean into is our strength in numbers. We can also lean into our trust in humanity.
Sure, President Elect Trump and Vice-President Elect Pence now are about to embark into two of the most powerful positions in our country, but that doesn’t mean we go silent. And true, the Republican party also now has majority control of both House and Senate, but that doesn’t mean we go silent.
All things considered, this is where we unite and we do not get shoved back into closets – EVER, EVER, EVER AGAIN! So how do we do this? How do we rise above? My thoughts in this Truthtini episode of The Coming Out Lounge!