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Distribution of answers submitted by Democrats.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Mar 29, 2016. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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Yes, but must be on a 504 if using public facilities at a school. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Lawton, OK
Discrimination of any kind for legal purposes should not be tolerated if it something beyond the individuals control. With that said businesses have a right to put forth an image that they want. If I work for a daycare or run a daycare I do not want a... 2 years ago from a Democrat in Keego Harbor, MI
No, people should just get over themselves. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Clermont, FL
Teenagers on social media should be supervised....these genders are all a result of kids having a plenty of free time. There are only 2 genders. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Chandler, AZ
For real transgender people, yes. For 'I'm an agender, non-binary, demisexual dragon kin and you're triggering my self-diagnosed PTSD', absolutely not!. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Lubec, ME
Yes, but have single user, unisex bathrooms. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Austin, TX
I sexually Identify as a steel beam. Ever since 9/11 I dreamed of getting drawn closer and closer to my melting point by jet fuel under the Twin Tower letting them drop on disgusting foreigners. People say to me that a person being a steel beam is... 2 years ago from a Democrat in Lubec, ME
"Gender" is defined by the parts between your legs. Sexual Orientation and "feeling" like a different gender or entity is different. People shouldn't be discriminated against for anything that isn't hurting others or causing... 3 years ago from a Democrat in Fulton, CA
No discrimination should be tolerated, but prejudices/preferences exist for culture and like mindedness, there is no removing it, unless everyone begins thinking alike...which is group think and not good, diversity is best. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Potwin, KS
People who are homosexual, Transgender, should be treated like everyone else. All people should be respected EQUALLY, with no special perks or benefits per se' due to ones minority status. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Rockwood, VA
Yes, federal anti-discrimination laws protect citizens from discrimination based on any minority status. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Bull Run, VA
Yes but only for male, female and trans. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Lubec, ME
Yes, but only if they identify as the opposite gender, not a completely new one. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Lubec, ME