No More Trans-phobic Jokes

Family Guy needs to knock it off

So much for not throwing jokes at LGBTQ people anymore, eh, Family Guy? What a disappointment it was to see the show make fun of trans people, not only making it a joke for Brian to sleep with a trans woman but to imply that it's "heroic," and that it's okay for a trans person to look at porn at the bar because they can "do whatever they want." As someone with gender fluid people in my life whom I worry about because the opposite is actually true, and because trans women are murdered every week, I'm outraged over this.

FG, your writers really need to do some research about what life is like for trans people. Look up the statistics regarding domestic abuse, assault, and murder. Look up stats about youth homelessness and the LGBTQ community. You are spreading hate and making it okay to not only laugh at trans people but to normalize these beliefs that they "get whatever they want" which is downright dangerous. Instead you should be trying to protect trans people. Be decent and come up with better jokes. 

What did you think of "Bri-Da"? Did you think any bit of the episode was even worth watching? Share your thoughts in the comments.

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