Your Silence Is Deafening: An Open Letter To the Target Boycotters

On point.

Drifting Through


I hear you.

You’re angry.

I get it, I’m angry too.

I’m not talking to the people who are angry at Target because their Pro Transgender bathroom policy flies in the face of their cherry picked moral compass. I’m not under any obligation  to respect their beliefs. 

I’m talking to you… the people who have no issue with sharing a bathroom with LGBT people. I’m talking to those of you who are speaking out about this bathroom policy, expressing concern over the women and children who you fear will be in danger because of this policy.

You’re reasonable people. You aren’t expressing hate or bigotry. You just worry. You worry about your kids, your wives, your sisters. I worry too.

I probably worry too much. I have always accompanied my younger kids to the bathroom in public places. When my son was too old to go into the women’s room, I…

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One thought on “Your Silence Is Deafening: An Open Letter To the Target Boycotters

  1. Oh wow, perfectly said! I recently read an article about a woman who was followed into the women’s bathroom by a man who was concerned she was not a woman, because she did not appear womanly enough to him I suppose. How he saved women from a man going in their bathroom, I don’t know. It is mighty funny that suddenly people are so concerned for women, when their concern on this issue is not needed. Yet on all the issues that need concern, where are they? I suppose we all have our own personal ignorance on different issues, but we need to learn. It’s time to learn.


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