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Ellen Page Slams Trump Administration’s Anti-Lgbtq Policies in Emotional Speech: ‘This Needs to F—ing Stop’ (Watch)

Ellen Page Slams Trump Administration’s Anti-Lgbtq Policies in Emotional Speech: ‘This Needs to F—ing Stop’ (Watch)

As the aftermath of the Jussie Smollett attack continues to unfold, Ellen Page gave an impassioned speech on “The Late Show” blasting President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence for their anti-Lgbtq policies and emphasizing how those policies affect the experiences of marginalized people.

“Connect the dots, this is what happens,” she said, referring to Smollett’s attack while holding back tears. “If you are in a position of power and you hate people and you want to cause suffering to them, you go through the trouble, you spend your career trying to cause suffering — what do you think is going to happen? Kids are going to be abused, and they’re going to kill themselves and people are going to be beaten on the street.”

Page had said earlier that she felt “fired up.”

“It feels impossible not to feel this way right now with the president and the vice president Mike Pence,

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