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Gay Community Fearful of President Trump

Another group worried about a Donald Trump presidency is the gay and lesbian community. Local P-FLAG chapter vice president Pat Rose explains…

Listen to Pat Rose

But Nevada County family physician Doctor Charlene Hauser says it’s worse than that, after hearing several concerns from some of her patients…

Listen to Charlene Hauser

Rose and Hauser say many of the fears are from homophobic rheotoric from the Trump campaign, but there’s also worries that gay marriage may be overturned. Trump has said he has no desire to do that, but will also likely appoint someone to the Supreme Court who would tip the balance of the court the other way. Hauser will be a featured speaker at P-FLAG’s regular meeting tomorrow night. This is also Transgender Awareness Week, which culminates with a Day of Remembrance on Sunday–a day to remember those who were either beaten or killed, just because of their sexual identity.

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