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The Roots of Rise in Anti-LGBTQ Violence

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After a deadly shooting at an LGBTQ club in Colorado Springs, Mehdi says it’s time to talk about the increase in anti-gay and anti-trans hate speech. Anti-LGBTQ bills are being filed across the country by a political party that consistently pushes that rhetoric and violence with impunity — and anti-LGBTQ violence isn’t rising in a vacuum. Equality Florida press secretary Brandon Wolf, who is also a survivor of the 2016 Pulse nightclub shooting, joins Mehdi to discuss.