Ali (elderpricely) wrote in ohnotheydidnt,
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Alyssa Milano (sort of) apologizes for saying she’s trans, a lesbian, "the disabled," and more

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On International Women’s Day (March 8), Alyssa Milano tweeted that she was marking the day by celebrating her “transgender sisters.” In response, someone asked if she was trans, to which Milano responded:


She posted an apology of sorts after many responded negatively to the message:
[Her apology]



Many pointed out that her apology fell short and that the Rumi line she quoted was sourced from a poem about greed, negating the meaning she intended when read in context.

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Tags: ableism / disability rights, actor / actress, lgbtq / rights, race / racism, sexism
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