April 17, 2024

Joe Biden Declares Easter Sunday ‘Transgender Day of Visibility’

President Joe Biden’s White House has declared the holiest of Christian holidays “Transgender Day of Visibility,” saying that “transgender Americans are part of the fabric of our nation.”

Biden issued an official proclamation on Good Friday, studying, “We honor the extraordinary courage and contributions of transgender Americans and reaffirm our Nation’s commitment to forming a more perfect Union — where all people are created equal and treated equally throughout their lives.”

The official proclamation continued:

NOW, THEREFORE, I, JOSEPH R. BIDEN JR., President of the United States of America, by advantage of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the legal guidelines of the United States, do hereby proclaim March 31, 2024, as Transgender Day of Visibility. I name upon all Americans to hitch us in lifting up the lives and voices of transgender folks all through our Nation and to work towards eliminating violence and discrimination based mostly on gender id.

Biden’s chosen day for the inaugural celebration is Easter Sunday, a day on which Christians — together with Biden, who discusses his Catholic religion typically — rejoice the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

The Biden White House has made the promotion of transgenderism a cornerstone of its coverage agenda, with Biden in his 2024 State of the Union handle pledging loyalty to transgender Americans. His proclamation touts the work he has finished to advertise that agenda:

I’m proud that my Administration has stood for justice from the beginning, working to make sure that the LGBTQI+ neighborhood can reside overtly, in security, with dignity and respect.  I’m proud to have appointed transgender leaders to my Administration and to have ended the ban on transgender Americans serving overtly in our navy.  I’m proud to have signed historic Executive Orders that strengthen civil rights protections in housing, employment, well being care, training, the justice system, and extra.  I’m proud to have signed the Respect for Marriage Act into regulation, guaranteeing that each American can marry the particular person they love.

The proclamation continues:

My Administration is working to cease the bullying and harassment of transgender youngsters and their households.  The Department of Justice has taken motion to push again towards excessive and un-American State legal guidelines concentrating on transgender youth and their households and the Department of Justice is partnering with regulation enforcement and neighborhood teams to fight hate and violence.  My Administration can also be offering devoted emergency psychological well being support via our nationwide suicide and disaster lifeline — any LGBTQI+ younger particular person in want can name “988” and press “3” to talk with a counselor skilled to support them.  We are making public companies extra accessible for transgender Americans, together with with extra inclusive passports and simpler entry to Social Security advantages.

Biden’s proclamation requires Congress to go the Equality Act, which would codify Democrats’ embrace of gender id, the made-up idea that one can establish as a intercourse aside from what they had been born as. Democrats have tried to go the invoice for years however have but to get it throughout a president’s desk.

In June 2023, the White House held an occasion for “LGBTQI+ families,” throughout which transgender activist Rose Montoya and different transgender activists flashed their naked chests. The White House has even pushed transgenderism on youngsters.

The proclamation could be learn in full here.

Bradley Jaye is a Capitol Hill Correspondent for Breitbart News. Follow him on X/Twitter at @BradleyAJaye.