Chad Grills, Stephanie Postles, Lacey Peace, have you seen this article that appeared in your publication today?

I’m hoping that it just escaped your attention, and that you find anti-LGBTQ insults to be unacceptable. Negatively judging a man because of non-gender-conforming attire is not only puerile and arrogant, but it reinforces negative stereotypes against LGBTQ people, furthering societal stigmatization and furthering the suffering of inherently harmless people.

I was fairly astonished, honestly, to find such anti-LGBTQ sentiment in your publication.

That’s not what I’ve come to expect from The Mission.

I hope and expect that you will either edit the article to remove the offensive content or that you will delete the article.

Thank you,

James Finn
Writer, Editor, and LGBTQ Activist
https://medium.com/@jfinn6511

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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