San Francisco Pride organization twisted sister vocalist Dee Snider rear snyder expressed support for kiss guitarist Paul Stanley‘s tweet.In a statement, San Francisco Pride said they snyder Mutually agree to break up and say ‘thank you’ Dee I see this as a teaching moment. ”
“San Francisco Pride was on the verge of announcing twisted sister‘s “We’re Not Gonna Take It” was used as the unofficial chant for this year’s SF Pride Parade & Celebration with the band’s frontman. Dee Snider Singing on center stage. Dee has always been an active advocate for LGBTQ+ rights.
“But when I got notified about the tweet, Dee expressed support for kissof Paul Stanley‘s transphobic statement, we were heartbroken and angry. The message perpetuated by that tweet questions the ability of young transgender people to self-identify their own gender.
“Transgender people, especially trans women and children of color, are disproportionately affected by hate and violence, and transphobia is spreading across the country and increasingly protected by law. We must stand up for those among us who are most affected.
“We mutually agreed to part ways, but thank you Dee This is an educational opportunity and a reminder that even our allies need to be educated not to carelessly promote transphobia. To all our allies – we would like to call you – we will not call you. ”
In case you missed it last week Stanley With a massive (and seemingly unprovoked) statement about how he feels about how people should treat their sexual identities, he has stirred up the online pot pretty heavily. In the following opinion, snyder “Look, there was a time when I thought I was cute too. [Paul].”
“Teaching acceptance and participating in lifestyles that confuse young children into some sort of game and, in some cases, question their sexual identity as if their parents allowed it. There is a big difference between normalizing and even encouraging Stanley.
“As an adult, you may decide that rearrangement is a necessary choice, but turn this into a game, or a parent normalize it as some kind of natural alternative, or a little boy to take care of his sister’s clothes and clothes.” Some believe it’s because they like to dress up in girls’ clothes.In the case of her brother, we lead them further down the road to being far from innocent of what they’re doing. should.
“Because many children, who have no real sense of sexuality or sexual experience, are caught in the ‘fun’ of using pronouns to say what they perceive, some Adults mistakenly confuse teaching acceptance with normalizing and encouraging situations that are struggling for children. It really affected me and turned it into a sad and dangerous fad.”
in the meantime snyder I have not yet commented on the matter, but have elaborated on his opinion at the time. I know their family is supportive.I had a vet/cop stubborn dad, while he shakes his head a lot…let me do mine.
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