E. Winter Tashlin

Petition Challenging Stewart & Colbert On Transphobia

Filed By E. Winter Tashlin | December 08, 2013 10:00 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: Comedy Central, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, The Colbert Report, The Daily Show, transphobia, Viacom

"These are not satirical jokes or jokes that 'laugh with' transgender people; these are crude, cruel jokes that laugh at and dehumanize transgender people."

-- From a Change.org petition asking comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert to stop employing transphobic humor on their TV shows.

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