Putting politics aside, many noted the impact Buttigieg's campaign would have on LGBTQ youth across the country
Bloomberg referred to trans people as "it" and "some man wearing a dress"
Conservative Mark Steyn also asked whether Sen. Elizabeth Warren is a woman while attacking the diversity of Democratic candidates
Warren told an emotional story about her first marriage, before asking the teen for a hug
A number of 2020 candidates did acknowledge anti-trans violence prior to the debate
It's the latest in a series of issues affecting Buttigieg's attempts to attract black voters to his campaign
Tennessee Equality Project demands Warren Hurst be censured for anti-gay rant
South Bend mayor said last week he "can’t even read the LGBT media anymore" because of questions about whether he's "gay enough"
Buttigieg blamed articles calling him the "wrong kind of gay," which LGBTQ journalists noted ran in non-LGBTQ media
Former Vice President Joe Biden is known for supporting marriage equality, though that wasn't always the case
Gay writer Dale Peck claims to have received death threats for his article, which was deleted hours after being published
Biden was arguing that public acceptance had advanced rapidly in recent years, but his "gay waiter" story was met with backlash
And received a standing ovation for his efforts.
Buttigieg and husband Chasten are "mindful that every minute of this marriage, we are enjoying a freedom that came to us because of the work...