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Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker spewed transphobic, sexist graduation speech

Posted on AllSides May 15th, 2024
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A player for the back-to-back Super Bowl-winning Kansas City Chiefs NFL team has been called out for transphobic and misogynistic remarks he made during a graduation speech over the weekend. Chiefs placekicker Harrison Butker used his commencement speech at Benedictine College to voice anti-LGBTQ+ opinions on , people, and traditional gender roles, sparking backlash. In his 20-minute speech, the football player attacked various social issues, starting with what he called “dangerous gender ideologies.” He referenced Pride Month, claiming, “Not the deadly sins sort of Pride that has an entire month...

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