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Cory Booker: We Need to Talk More
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Posted By: M2, 6/27/2019 7:12:05 AM

Sen. Cory Booker argued during the Democrat presidential debate on Wednesday that Americans need to talk more about transgender people. “We do not talk enough about trans-Americans, especially African American trans-Americans, and even incredibly high rates of murder right now,” he said. He compared the transgender rights struggles to the civil rights of black Americans, recalling a time when they were lynched in America. Booker also said that up to 30 percent of LGBT schoolchildren were afraid to go to school. He then argued that Democrats needed to do more than just support the Equality Act proposed in Congress. “We need to have a president that will fight to protect LGBTQ


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts 6/27/2019 7:20:56 AM (No. 107744)
No, we don't.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: George R. 6/27/2019 7:32:05 AM (No. 107751)
I disagree #1, we need to discuss where to house them outside of society, and in which country.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mr. Know-It-All 6/27/2019 7:44:32 AM (No. 107761)
Yes we need to discuss getting them the psychiatric help they need.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 6/27/2019 7:46:30 AM (No. 107763)
Mildly interesting that the lefties always use the word "gender" - - instead of the actual word "sex." Gender is a term of grammar - - and oddly enough - - English is a rare language which doesn't use gender. These mentally disturbed individuals deserve our sympathy - - just as physically handicapped people do. But it's not because of any grammatical concerns. They are trying - - unsuccessfully because it's impossible - - to change their biological sex. But why should the rest of us care one whit about that?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bpl40 6/27/2019 7:54:08 AM (No. 107772)
Chairman of Psychiatry at Johns Hopkins has said that there are roughly 76,000 individuals claiming to be 'transsexual' (there being no such thing as transgender). About half will admit to being frauds if their feet were held to the fire. That leaves about one person in ten thousand. These, according to the good doctor need serious intervention and help. Does this 'problem ' rise above jobs, health care, (illegal) immigration, national security, affordable health care? Not to mention looming deficit and the ever encroaching Administrative State?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: lakerman1 6/27/2019 7:56:09 AM (No. 107773)
One of the crazy candidates proposed abortion rights for trans women. Assuming he meant, by trans woman, a man who 'changes' into a woman. That poor creature cannot get pregnant. (South Park did episodes where a homosexual male teacher underwent sex change surgery, then complained about menstrual cramps and fear of pregnancy. Female characters on the show patiently explained to the poor creature that he couldn't have menstrual cramps or get pregnant. No follow question was posed.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: hammondb3 6/27/2019 7:57:20 AM (No. 107776)
Booker is an idiot.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: bpl40 6/27/2019 7:58:33 AM (No. 107778)
Sorry, I meant quality of healthcare and it's affordability. Two serious yet separate issues.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 6/27/2019 8:02:11 AM (No. 107785)
I dunno why, we seem to be talking more about them now than in any other time I can remember.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 6/27/2019 8:05:57 AM (No. 107789)
Why? Stop pandering, Cory. Besides, Pete Butt has the entire gay vote wrapped up. He came out of the closet.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Krause 6/27/2019 8:10:44 AM (No. 107793)
This is about the level of his intelligence, imo.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: chumley 6/27/2019 8:15:45 AM (No. 107795)
No talking. No conversations. Every time some communist wants to talk, they are trying to take my freedom, my money or my property. I'm done with your disingenuous conversations.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Captleemo 6/27/2019 8:21:59 AM (No. 107805)
You go ahead and talk about them Cory. Make it the centerpiece of your campaign. Let me know how it works out for you.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Strike3 6/27/2019 8:29:04 AM (No. 107811)
You go ahead and talk, Cory. I understand that every democrat candidate needs something to attract our attention but most people are sick of everything LGBTQ so you are wasting your time. Feel free to fly that rainbow flag above your own house but don't expect me to salute it.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Faithfully 6/27/2019 8:37:35 AM (No. 107818)
Simple. By focusing on trans issues he can skirt the important ones.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: DVC 6/27/2019 8:39:24 AM (No. 107821)
No, actually we need to entirely stop talking about this mental illness and let it be treated by doctors, not encouraged by crazy leftist politicians looking for some sort of a new voting block of people with really serious mental health problems. Feeding someone's serious delusions like this is harmful to them, especially if they are assisted and 'egged on' into getting mutilative surgery which will never change them in reality. I am sure a few can do some sort of a transition that may please them, but very few will be anything but pretty obvious impersonators who make many/most of the people they meet quite uncomfortable.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Jethro bo 6/27/2019 8:42:26 AM (No. 107827)
I must disagree. I think he is absolutley corret. Without talking abut it, Americans will never fully grasp how unhinged emocrats have become. For the majority of AMeircans this is a speak no evil, hear no evil, see no evil subject. If it is cramed down their throats it forces them to make decisions aobut transgender. Oh, and how about all the young girls that are losing in sports to girls trapped inside a boy's body? Don't think a special PAC can't be organized to splash ads in key races. And imagine the ads concerning judges and how they might decide transgender issues. Remember, we are in the mess we are in because of judges, not because of Congress.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: ARKfamily 6/27/2019 8:45:17 AM (No. 107831)
I actually don't view them as mentally disturbed. There is something I read recently that makes a lot more sense. It is found in the Life Application Bible in the footnotes for Psalm 22:30,31: "Unborn generations are depending on our faithfulness today. As we teach our children about the Lord, so they will teach their children and their children's children. If we fail to tell our children about the Lord, we may well be breaking the chain of God's influence in generations to come. We must view our children and all the young people we meet as God's future leaders. If we are faithful in opportunities today, we may well be affecting the future." Again, I don't view LGBT people as mentally disturbed but I do view them as the "gap" in their family not learning about God. It really is sad because it would almost appear that they reject everything about themselves that God gave them.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: zzzghy 6/27/2019 8:58:21 AM (No. 107850)
Spartacus, talking the talkand walking the walk. What's next, a purse-swinging cat fight with li'l pete butt-whatever? They're right about one thing though, this isn't your daddy's democrat party. This one is co-managed by satan and the dumbest clown in hell, whoever that might be.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: America Rising 2020 6/27/2019 9:01:18 AM (No. 107855)
No...No we dont
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Reply 21 - Posted by: America Rising 2020 6/27/2019 9:02:25 AM (No. 107858)
I can see Pete buttboy....shagging his "husband"....and thinking he is normal.....sick
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Reply 22 - Posted by: winnie1 6/27/2019 9:17:34 AM (No. 107878)
Booker is a authority on this subject. Is he going to do this talk in English or Spanish LOL?
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Rumblehog 6/27/2019 9:20:32 AM (No. 107887)
Spartacus is one.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Lawsy0 6/27/2019 9:24:01 AM (No. 107898)
Posters #1 and #12 get mega dittos.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: His_Highness 6/27/2019 9:24:22 AM (No. 107900)
Yes, indeed. We really need to pay attention to what misguided if not crazy people think.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: vhs68 6/27/2019 9:29:15 AM (No. 107910)
Cory better pray that Sharia Law never comes to America. He would be one of the first taken to the observation deck on the Empire State Building and tossed over the side. Splatt!!
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Reply 27 - Posted by: lisa belanger 6/27/2019 9:33:21 AM (No. 107914)
as soon as he admits he is a girl the world will be sosososo happy....he is gay and his mouth is so big when he speaks you can see his tongue and his tonsils....he is so loud and boring but friends of oprah and gail
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Reply 28 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 6/27/2019 9:33:29 AM (No. 107916)
I believe that gender = sex, and there are only two: male & female. I don't believe in multiple genders but I do believe in mental illness, and if someone is born into a sex they cannot identify with, well, the problem isn't with your plumbing, it's with your HEAD. There is no escaping the reality that you are born with either XX or XY chromosomes. I feel nothing but pity for these poor tortured souls but asking society to entertain this insanity is equally insane.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: VirtuDawg 6/27/2019 10:01:18 AM (No. 107937)
Have the impression that Booker has more than a few gay and transgender "friends" . . .
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Reply 30 - Posted by: earlybird 6/27/2019 10:24:56 AM (No. 107960)
Can this creep go any further off the rails?
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Reply 31 - Posted by: AltaD 6/27/2019 10:44:06 AM (No. 107976)
In certain neighborhoods of major cities the majority of students are afraid to attend school. These kids face real danger due to gangs, unlike the snowflakes who suffer hurt feelings because someone isn't celebrating their current gender choice.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: HotRod 6/27/2019 10:58:34 AM (No. 107993)
When a democrat want to have a ''conversation'' it means that they want to tell you how wrong you are, and how right they are.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: learner 6/27/2019 11:13:32 AM (No. 108006)
That 0.0001% of the electorate should push him to the top of the Democrat party.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: RayLRiv 6/27/2019 11:22:23 AM (No. 108016)
YOU need to talk more about transgender Americans, Cory. Out yourself.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: MickTurn 6/27/2019 7:09:51 PM (No. 108376)
Good idea moron, 1.1% of the population rules everyone else, right?
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Reply 36 - Posted by: cheeflo 6/27/2019 9:00:49 PM (No. 108425)
Au contraire, Mr. Booker -- we need to talk less about transgender Americans.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: Smart11344 6/28/2019 1:23:40 PM (No. 108969)
OMG! Why????
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