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テキサス共和党がLGBTQ+コミュニティをさらにターゲットにした議題を可決: 「同性愛は異常なライフスタイルの選択です’

テキサス共和党がLGBTQ+コミュニティをさらにターゲットにした議題を可決: 'Homosexuality Is an Abnormal Lifestyle Choice'

During this weekend’s Texas GOP biennial convention in Houston, delegates voted on — and passed — their latest platform, which includes decisive anti-LGBTQ+ measures.

One section of the platform labeledHomosexuality and Gender Issues” と述べています “homosexuality is an abnormal lifestyle choice.NS Texas Tribune reports that this language is a new addition that was not included in the 2018 また 2020 party platforms.

Chris Halbohn, president of the Log Cabin RepublicansHouston chapter, called that linean unnecessarily gratuitous addition to the Republican Party of Texasplatform,” KUT reports.

The Log Cabin Republicans is an organization that represents LGBTQ+ conservatives. The group was denied involvement in the event byTexas Republican Party leadership,” a decision that Log Cabin Republicans president Charles Moran callednot just narrow-minded, but politically short-sighted,” NS 声明 shared to Twitter.

加えて, the new platform outlines its opposition toall efforts to validate transgender identity.

The platform says that no medical practitioner or provider mayintervene in any way to prevent natural progression of puberty,” “administer or provide opposite sex hormones” また “perform any surgery on healthy body parts of the underage person.

Saturday’s vote also included an item to nullify オーバーグフェルv. Hodges, which legalized same-sex marriage in all 50 states in 2015.

We believe the Obergefell v. Hodges decision, overturning the Texas 1192 law prohibiting same-sex marriage in Texas, has no basis in the Constitution and should be nullified,” ドキュメントには次のように書かれています.

The weekend’s convention comes in the wake of numerous efforts across the country to restrict the rights of LGBTQ+ people — namely children.

今年の初め, テキサス州政府. グレッグ・アボット 性同一性障害の手術を受けるトランスジェンダーの子供たちの両親に指示した のために調査される “児童虐待。”

フロリダにて, educators will soon be prohibited from discussing sexual orientation and gender identity with students in kindergarten up to third grade after フロリダ州政府. ロン・デサンティス signed controversial legislation that opponents have denounced as NS “Don’t Say Gay” 明細書. That law is set to take effect in July, と持っています inspired other Republican-led states to consider similar legislation.

そして今月初めに, Republican Bryan Slaton — a member of the Texas House of Representatives — announced that he is filing a bill that will aim to ban drag shows in the presence of minors in Texas.

Drag shows are no place for a child,” Slaton tweeted 6月に 6. “I would never take my children to a drag show and I know Speaker Dade Phelan and my Republican colleagues wouldn’t either.