Rumors were swirling across LGBT media on Monday about an imminent executive order targeting gays and lesbians. “Anti-Gay Executive Order is Coming Soon,” warned gay blog JoeMyGod. “Possible Trump Action Specifically Targeting LGBTQ People,” screamed the media folks at the Human Rights Commission, America’s largest LGBT rights group.
It is time to drop all the hysterical attempts to fire up identity politics. For a start, reaction to identity politics is one of the things that pushed people towards Trump.
All that does is generate OTT headlines which President Trump’s people can shoot down the next day, leaving his opponents looking silly.
Bemused and slightly terrified by his “alternative facts” quip? Well, its time to start making facts sacred again. And it starts with you.