“Full disclosure: in real life, of course, I support trans rights,” Gervais later says.
“I support all human rights, and trans rights are human rights. Live your best life. Use your preferred pronouns.
“Be the gender that you feel that you are. But meet me halfway, ladies: lose the c**k. That’s all I’m saying.”
“Netflix has a policy that content ‘designed to incite hate or violence’ is not allowed on their platform, but we all know that anti-LGBTQ content does exactly that,” Glaad’s statement said.
“While Netflix is home to some groundbreaking LGBTQ shows, it refuses to enforce its own policy in comedy.
“The LGBTQ community and our allies have made it very clear that so-called comedians who spew hate in place of humour, and the media companies who give them a platform, will be held accountable. Meanwhile, there are PLENTY of funny LGBTQ comedians to support.”