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Comedian Rhea Butcher posts personal story in response to Trump’s reversal of transgender protections

'It's about the right to exist. To be.'


Audra Schroeder


Posted on Feb 24, 2017   Updated on May 24, 2021, 10:42 pm CDT

President Trump‘s reversal of federal protections for transgender students in regards to public bathrooms has seen backlash from Applelate night, the celebrity world, and Trump’s own inauguration performer

On Thursday, comedian Rhea Butcher, star of Seeso‘s Take My Wife, went further. Butcher, who identifies as non-binaryposted a lengthy Twitter thread about using public bathrooms, and how they’re a “concentrated version of gender conformity.” 

The whole thing is worth a read:






H/T AV Club 

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*First Published: Feb 24, 2017, 1:41 pm CST