This video is from March 9, 2021, when I peaceably testified against the so-called “Save Adolescents From Experimentation (SAFE) Act” in the Arkansas legislature.
This bill would make it impossible for trans people under the age of 18 to receive any kind of gender affirming medical care, including puberty blockers, which pose no harm to children and do, in fact, help young people with gender dysphoria.
Even if you are from out of state, you can help. Here are 3 options.
Let’s show the Arkansas government that those of us who wore the uniform – REAL VETERANS – find their actions un-democratic, un-American, and inhumane.
Call Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson and tell him: “The world is watching you. Kill HB1570 or you will Kill Arkansas Children,.” Here’s his number: (501) 324-9805.
Email the following Arkansas Senate Committee members to demand that they KILL THIS BILL or they will KILL ARKANSAS CHILDREN.
Committee Chair Cecile Bledsoe: Cecile.Bledsoe@senate.ar.gov
Committee Vice Chair Scott Flippo: Scott.Flippo@senate.ar.gov
Breanne Davis: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ben Gilmore: email@example.com
Kim Hammer: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bart Hester: email@example.com
Dan Sullivan: firstname.lastname@example.org
David Wallace: David.Wallace@senate.ar.gov
Donate to the ACLU so they can ensure that yet another Arkansas law oppressing the state’s LGBTQ community is declared unconstitutional. The donation link is on the Veterans Law Blog® YouTube page (click here).