The Vice President-elect has a history of anti-LGBTQ policy making.
LGBTQ activist group WERK For Peace have announced a queer dance party outside Vice President-elect Mike Pence’s Maryland home tomorrow night (January 18) as a protest before he takes office on Inauguration Day later this week, Vice points out.
“We plan on leaving behind [biodegradable] glitter and rainbow paraphinalia [sic] that he can NEVER forget,” the Facebook event post reads. “Get ready to WERK it and tell Daddy Pence: homo/transphobia is not tolerated in our country!”
Pence has a history of fierce opposition to LGBTQ civil rights and gay marriage, from his policies as Governor of Indiana to his
WERK For Peace is an activist group founded in the wake of the Pulse nightclub shooting last year with the goal of “using all forms of dance to promote peace”.
Learn more on their website.