little mom is ready to start its own movement after facing backlash for co-signing statements that some people deem transphobic.
The uproar began on March 7 when the “Lip gloss” The rapper reposted a post on her Instagram story that questioned the logic of allowing children to make the decision to have gender reassignment surgery, countering with a list of several things the government doesn’t allow people to do. under 18 to participate. credits transgender people as a means of population control. In the past two weeks, little mom was faced with backlash from the LGBTQ community, to which she responded on Thursday, March 18. “I’m about to start a movement for straight rights,” she wrote in her Instagram story.
“You all fight so hard to be respected and SOME of you, NOT ALL of you find it hard to intimidate people for choice, how they dress, what their hair and / or makeup looks like, how much money they have, etc. ” she continued. “There are so many people who are afraid to give their honest [opinion] because if they do, LGBTQ + people will hear what they want to hear and take the statements out of context. I don’t have to prove myself by reminding people that I have loved ones in the LGBTQ + community. When I speak I am not trying to hurt anyone, I am just speaking my truth like all of you.
The messages drew the ire of actress Jackee Harry, who called Lil Mama on Twitter. “Lip gloss has never really looked so bright,” Harry posted. “Be true to yourself. You have been perfectly done. I love you for who you really are. “
Lil Mama applauded in her Instagram story. “These new young girls don’t respect you all old bitches. Why? Because you don’t hold hands and provide real advice,” said Lil Mama. “You play these childish games on the internet and you end up in a childish mix. Where are our models? Because I’m tired of your old Hollywood bullshit. Kiss my ass Jackie.”
Lil Mama isn’t the only rapper to have been arraigned for recently commenting on the transgender community. Last year, Boosie BadAzz faced backlash for making derogatory comments about Dwyane Wade’s transgender daughter.
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