Queer people should be able to go out on a Saturday night and dance without being afraid of getting shot. Even though Colorado is a state with a governor who is a Democrat (and Jared Polis is even gay) I still blame Ron DeSantis, Greg Abbott, and Glenn Youngkin for fomenting hate against us. Those words don’t stay within their states.

@phillyaccent you don't have to go that far. Lauren Bobert's district is just a few miles to the southwest. She's an instigator of these killings.

@atheistengineer There are so many of them spreading the hate. They can all share the blame. I was so upset about it over the weekend that I wasn't even thinking about all of the stuff in Colorado in recent decades, only about elected Democrats like Polis and the two Senators.

@phillyaccent Agree 100%. The hatemongers are spreading hate at an alarming rate.

@phillyaccent And I know that’s true because young children (my grandchildren), like or dislike people (my friends or my daughter’s friends) based on the behaviour of those people and not because of their skin colour, sexual orientation, or gender identity. The only thing that matters, in this life, is character.

@phillyaccent Everyone, including Boebert, who lies about grooming and who slanders drag queens helped pull that trigger. I blame them all. They demonized innocent people and this is the result.

My brother and his family live right near there. They are #AltRight #MAGA and attend a bigotted church, which uses the Bible as an excuse to hate people.

I would not be shocked if the shooter turned out to be a member of their "church."

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